Watson, Watt - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

Padraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh
1923

Watson, Watt—These two names are the anglicised forms of M'Quatt, McVitty, M'Quitty and M'Whatty in Scotland and in Ulster (Mac Bháididh).

Other forms are M'What and M'Whattie.

Alphabetical Index of Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

See also Woulfe’s Irish Names and Surnames
and O'Hart's Irish Pedigrees