Abbey Name Meaning

English: from Middle English abbeye, abbaye (Old French abeie, Late Latin abbatia ‘priest’s house’), applied as a topographic name for someone living in or near an abbey, or an occupational name for someone working in one.

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List of People with Surname Abbey

Based on our public records, there are a total of 4,083 people with the surname Abbey. Among these people surnamed Abbey, there are approximately 461 distinct names, with an average of 8 people who share the same name. James Abbey, Mary Abbey and David Abbey are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Abbey, with 60, 60 and 60 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that New York has the most people surnamed Abbey, with a total of 537 people, and there are a total of 267 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Abbey, with a total of 428 people and an average of 225 distinct names.