Surnames Categorized "history"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include history.
Fry English
From Old English frig (a variant of freo) meaning "free".
Hitler German
Variant of Hiedler. This was spelling used by Alois Hitler, the father of German dictator Adolph Hitler (1889-1945), when he adopted his stepfather Johann Georg Hiedler's surname.
Rasputin Russian
From Russian распутье (rasputye) meaning "crossroads". A famous bearer was the Russian mystic Grigoriy Rasputin (1869-1916).