Agnew Name Meaning

Scottish (of Norman origin): habitational name from Agneaux in Manche, France. Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gnímh ‘descendant of Gníomh’, a byname meaning ‘action’ or ‘activity’. The Ó Gnímhs were hereditary poets to a branch of the O’Neills; in this family the traditional pronunciation is with the stress on the second syllable.

List of People with Surname Agnew

Based on our public records, there are a total of 8,606 people with the surname Agnew. Among these people surnamed Agnew, there are approximately 734 distinct names, with an average of 11 people who share the same name. John Agnew, Robert Agnew and William Agnew are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Agnew, with 222, 222 and 159 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Agnew, with a total of 841 people, and there are a total of 344 distinct names among these people. Texas is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Agnew, with a total of 661 people and an average of 311 distinct names.