Alderman Name Meaning

Southern English: status name from Middle English alderman, Old English ealdorman, literally ‘elder’. In medieval England an alderman was a member of the governing body of a city or borough; also the head of a guild.

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List of People with Surname Alderman

According to our database, there are a total of 9,292 people with the surname Alderman. Among these people surnamed Alderman, there are about 716 distinct names, with an average of 12 people who have the same name. David Alderman, Robert Alderman and John Alderman are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Alderman, with 183, 182 and 154 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that Florida has the largest number of people surnamed Alderman, with a total of 1,668 people, and there are a total of 486 distinct names among these people. Virginia is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Alderman, with a total of 665 people and an average of 317 distinct names.