Not, Nott, Knot
Could anyone tell me the origin of these surnames?
Thank you.
Tags:  Knot, Nott
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I would have to guess that they are all variants of 'Canute' ... a Scandinavian name that came to England that actually means "knot" ...probably denoting a sailor who tied down the riggings of their triumphant sailing vessels ...
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