Surnames Categorized "literature"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include literature.
Darcy English
From Norman French d'Arcy, originally denoting someone who came from the town of Arcy in La Manche, France. A notable fictional bearer is Fitzwilliam Darcy from Jane Austen's novel Pride and Prejudice (1813).
Delaney 1 English
Derived from Norman French de l'aunaie meaning "from the alder grove".
Fry English
From Old English frig (a variant of freo) meaning "free".
Gray English
From a nickname for a person who had grey hair or grey clothes.
Linden German
Derived from Old High German linta meaning "linden tree".
Moriarty Irish
From Irish Ó Muircheartach meaning "descendant of Muirchertach". This was the surname given by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to a master criminal in the Sherlock Holmes series.
Stacy English
Derived from Stace, a medieval form of Eustace.
Sutton English
From various English place names meaning "south town".
Watson English, Scottish
Patronymic derived from the Middle English given name Wat or Watt, a diminutive of the name Walter.