Surnames Categorized "jockeys"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include jockeys.
Alvarado Spanish
From a Spanish place name, possibly derived from Spanish alba "white".
Bailey English
From Middle English baili meaning "bailiff", which comes via Old French from Latin baiulus "porter".
Bravo Spanish, Portuguese
From a nickname meaning "angry, bold, brave" in Spanish and Portuguese.
Contreras Spanish
From the name of a town in Burgos, Spain, derived from Late Latin contraria meaning "area opposite".
Day English
From a diminutive form of David.
Elliott English
Derived from a diminutive of the given name Elias.
Garcia Portuguese, Spanish
Portuguese form of García. It is also an unaccented form of the Spanish name used commonly in America and the Philippines.
Géroux French
Derived from the Germanic name Gerulf.
Heffernan Irish
From Irish Ó hIfearnáin meaning "descendant of Ifearnán". The byname Ifearnán means "little demon".
Higgins Irish
From Irish Ó hUiginn meaning "descendant of Uiginn". Uiginn is a byname meaning "Viking".
Hughes 1 English
Patronymic of the given name Hugh.
Iwata Japanese
From Japanese (iwa) meaning "cliff, rocks" and (ta) meaning "field, rice paddy".
Johnston Scottish
From the name of a Scottish town, which meant "John's town".
Keane Irish
Anglicized form of Ó Catháin.
McCoy Scottish
Anglicized form of MacAoidh.
Moore 1 English
Originally indicated a person who lived on a moor, from Middle English mor meaning "open land, bog".
Niven Scottish
Anglicized form of Mac Naoimhín.
Ortiz Spanish
Means "son of Orti", a byname deriving either from Latin fortis meaning "brave, strong" or fortunius meaning "fortunate".
Parker English
Means "keeper of the park" in Middle English. It is an occupational name for a person who was a gamekeeper at a medieval park.
Quinn Irish
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Cuinn meaning "descendant of Conn".
Rosario Spanish
Spanish form of Rosário.
Santana Spanish, Portuguese
From any of the numerous places named after Saint Anna. A famous bearer is the Mexican-American musician Carlos Santana (1947-).
Smith English
Means "metalworker, blacksmith" from Old English smiþ, related to smitan "to smite, to hit". It is the most common surname in most of the English-speaking world. A famous bearer was the Scottish economist Adam Smith (1723-1790).
Thornton English
From any of the various places in England by this name, meaning "thorn town" in Old English.
Velázquez Spanish
Derived from the given name Velasco.
Villeneuve French
French cognate of Villanueva.
Walsh English, Irish
From Old English wælisc meaning "foreigner, stranger, Celt".
Wilson English
Means "son of Will". A famous bearer was the American president Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924).
Wright 1 English
From Old English wyrhta meaning "wright, maker", an occupational name for someone who was a craftsman. Famous bearers were Orville and Wilbur Wright, the inventors of the first successful airplane.
York English
From the name of the English city of York, which was originally called Eburacon (Latinized as Eboracum), meaning "yew" in Brythonic. In the Anglo-Saxon period it was corrupted to Eoforwic, based on Old English eofor "boar" and wic "village". This was rendered as Jórvík by the Vikings and eventually reduced to York.