Surnames Categorized "scientists"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include scientists.
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Originally a nickname for a person who had brown hair or skin. A notable bearer is Charlie Brown from the 'Peanuts' comic strip by Charles Schulz.
Given to a person who was a Fleming, that is a person who was from FLANDERS in the Netherlands.
HERSCHELGerman, Jewish
Diminutive form of HIRSCH (1) or HIRSCH (2). A famous bearer was the British-German astronomer William Herschel (1738-1822), as well as his sister Caroline Herschel (1750-1848) and son John Herschel (1792-1871), also noted scientists.
Derived from the Norman French given name ENGUERRAND.
Derived from Welsh Ap Howell meaning "son of HOWELL".
WATSONEnglish, Scottish
Patronymic derived from the Middle English given name Wat or Watt, a diminutive of the name WALTER.
Occupational name for a forester, meaning "ward of the wood" in Old English.