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Scarret Surname Origin
(Locality). Scear, a rocky cliff. Scarard, the high cliff; Leskerret, a market-town in Cornwall, England. The old part of the town stands upon rocky heights.
Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.
Scarret Surname Meaning and Family Facts
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A Scarret Family History Thought:
'We are all omnibuses in which our ancestors ride, and every now and then one of them sticks his head out and embarrasses us.' --Oliver Wendell Homes