names to come from Britain, Sirkett is one of the most ancient. The name is a result of the original family having lived in the tithing of Southcote in the county of
. The surname was originally derived from the Old English words
where they were Lords of the Manor of Southcote anciently seated in that shire.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sirkett research.Another 235 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1242, 1345, 1563, 1563, 1662, 1560, 1620, 1622, 1664, 1661 and 1664 are included under the topic Early Sirkett History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
The first dictionaries that appeared in the last few hundred
years did much to standardize the English language. Before that time, spelling variations
in names were a common occurrence. The language was changing, incorporating pieces of other languages, and the spelling of names changed with it. Sirkett has been spelled many different ways, including Southcote, Sothcotte, Southcott, Sothcott, Southcod, Southcodt, Soutcott and many more.