01 October 2011

Surname Saturday -- Kilpatrick

The Surname Kilpatrick:

Kilpatrick is an Ulster surname, according to Ulster Ancestry (http://www.ulsterancestry.com/irish-surnames.html). The surname itself is translated as “servant of Patrick”. The surname can be found in Ulster as early as 1296 with Stevene de Kilpatric del counte in Dunfreiss. Many of the Ulster Kilpatricks come from East or West Kilpatrick in Dumbartonshire.

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