Alder Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living by an alder tree (Middle English al(d)re), or by a group of alders (the surname is often found in the plural form in Middle English). English: from a Middle English personal name, representing a falling together of two Old English names, Ealdhere ‘ancient army’ and Æ{dh}elhere ‘noble army’. German: variant of Alter. Translation of Swedish Ahl. Translation of Finnish Leppanen.

List of People with Surname Alder

Based on our public records, there are a total of 2,846 people with the surname Alder. Among these people surnamed Alder, there are approximately 370 distinct names, with an average of 7 people who share the same name. Robert Alder, James Alder and Michael Alder are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Alder, with 63, 60 and 57 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Utah has the most people surnamed Alder, with a total of 312 people, and there are a total of 169 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Alder, with a total of 263 people and an average of 151 distinct names.