Surnames Categorized "noise"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include noise.
Barrett English
Probably derived from the Middle English word barat meaning "trouble, deception", originally given to a quarrelsome person.
Cornett English
Derived from Old French cornet meaning "horn", referring to one who worked as a horn blower.
Coy English
Means "quiet, shy, coy" from Middle English coi.
Keen English
From Old English cene meaning "bold, brave".
Kneller German
Originally a nickname for a noisy or disruptive person, derived from Old German knellen "to make noise, to cause a disturbance".
Korhonen Finnish
Possibly from archaic Finnish korho meaning "deaf, hard of hearing". This is the most common surname in Finland.
Ledford English
From the name of English places called Lydford, derived from hlud meaning "loud, noisy" and ford meaning "ford, river crossing".
Mottershead English
From the name of a lost place in Cheshire, derived from the Old English byname Motere meaning "speaker" and heafod meaning "headland".
Pfeiffer German
Occupational name meaning "pipe player" in German, from Middle High German pfifen "to whistle".
Picasso Italian
From Italian pica meaning "magpie". This probably denoted someone who was talkative or prone to stealing, although it may have described someone's unusual colouring. The Spanish painter and sculptor Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) was a famous bearer of this name.
Piper English
Originally given to a person who played on a pipe (a flute).
Pop Romanian
Variant of Popa.
Sangster English, Scottish
Occupational name or nickname for a singer, from Old English singan "to sing, to chant".
Sayer Welsh
From Welsh saer meaning "carpenter".
Schreier German, Jewish
Occupational name for a town crier, from Old High German scrian meaning "to shout, to yell".
Sciarra Italian
From Sicilian sciarra meaning "quarrel, dispute", originally a nickname for a quarrelsome person.
Sipos Hungarian
Occupational name for a fife player or piper, from Hungarian síp "whistle, pipe".
Sordi Italian
From Italian sordo meaning "deaf", from Latin surdus.
Tamboia Italian
Possibly means "drummer", from Italian tamburo meaning "drum".
Tinker English
Occupational name for a mender of kettles, pots and pans. The name could derive from the tinking sound made by light hammering on metal. It is possible that the word comes from the word tin, the material with which the tinker worked.
Toller English
Occupational name meaning "tax gatherer", derived from Old English toln "toll, fee, tax".
Vogel German, Dutch
From Old High German and Old Dutch fogal meaning "bird". It was originally an occupational name for a bird catcher, or a nickname for a person who liked to sing.
Yap English
From a nickname for a clever or cunning person, from Middle English yap meaning "devious, deceitful, shrewd".