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  • Agnes Kerr (1569 - d.)
    AGNES KERR Agnes Kerr is the daughter of Walter Kerr of Cessford and Agnes Kerr. Marriage Agnes Kerr, here treated, married Sir John Edmonstone of that Ilk and Ednam. Exchequer Rolls of Scotlan...
  • Agnes Kerr/Hornsby (1897 - 1965)
    I am not sure if Agnes was officially adopted by the Williamson family, but she and her sister Maggie were brought up in this family after their mother died. They both have used Williamson as a middle ...
  • Alexander Kerr, Sr. (c.1694 - 1738)
    Scottish jeweler; merchant in Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia. Source: Colonial Williamsburg Official Guidebook 1779 Alexander was the son of Archibald Kerr of Graden. Alexander was trained as a ...
  • Alexander Kerr, Jr. (1726 - 1813)
    A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor #: A135023 Conflicting information: DAR has birthplace Scotland.
  • Alexander Charles (Alec/Sandy) Kerr (1871 - 1936)
    Alec Kerr (1876 – 30 April 1953) was a New Zealand cricketer. He played seven first-class matches for Auckland between 1906 and 1913.

About the Kerr surname


Origin: The Scottish form of the surname Carr.

Definition: Marsh, wet ground, overgrown with brushwood.

Pronunciations: cur, care, carr

Alternate Spellings: Kerre, Carr