Surnames Categorized "musicians"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include musicians.
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BROWN English
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.
BYRNE Irish
Variant of O'BYRNE.
CARPENTER English
From the occupation, derived from Middle English carpentier (ultimately from Latin carpentarius meaning "carriage maker").
CARTER English
Occupational name for a person who operated a cart to transport goods, from Norman French caretier. A famous bearer is the former American president Jimmy Carter (1924-).
COHEN Jewish
Means "priest" from Hebrew כֹּהֵן (kohen). It originally denoted one of the priestly tribe of Levi.
GRAY English
From a nickname for a person who had grey hair or grey clothes.
HARRISON English
Means "son of HARRY".
LENNON Irish
Anglicized form of the Irish name Ó Leannáin, which means "descendant of Leannán". The given name Leannán means "lover". The name was borne by the musician John Lennon (1940-1980).
MANN German, English
From a nickname meaning "man". This may have originally been given in order to distinguish the bearer from a younger person with the same name.
MATHERS English
Occupational name meaning "mower, cutter of hay" in Old English.
MAY English
Derived from the given name MATTHEW.
MONROE Scottish
Designated a person who had originally lived near the mouth of the Roe River in Derry, Ireland.
NELSON English
Means "son of NEIL". This name was borne by the British admiral Horatio Nelson (1758-1805).
PAGE English, French
Occupational name meaning "servant, page". It is ultimately derived (via Old French and Italian) from Greek παιδιον (paidion) meaning "little boy".
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.
SEEGER German
From the given name SIEGER.
SIMON English, French, German, Dutch, Hungarian, Jewish
Derived from the given name SIMON (1).
TAYLOR English
Derived from Old French tailleur meaning "tailor", ultimately from Latin taliare "to cut".
TYLER English
Occupational name for a tiler of roofs, derived from Old English tigele "tile". A famous bearer of this name was American president John Tyler (1790-1862).
WILSON English
Means "son of WILL".