What does your surname mean?
If you’re curious about your family history, doing a surname search is a great place to start. The origin of your last name can reveal a lot about your earliest ancestors’ birthplaces, occupations and more.
Surname of the week: Smith
If you meet a Smith, tell them…
Smith is the most common surname in England and Scotland. It comes from the metal-working occupation of blacksmith, and has been in use for thousands of years.