Armitage Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English, Old French (h)ermitage ‘hermitage’ (a derivative of Old French (h)ermite ‘hermit’), or a habitational name from a place named with this word. The name is very common in Yorkshire, where it has been traced to Hermitage Bridge, a locality in Almondbury, near Huddersfield.

List of People with Surname Armitage

According to our database, there are a total of 3,276 people with the surname Armitage. Among these people surnamed Armitage, there are about 379 distinct names, with an average of 8 people who have the same name. James Armitage, Robert Armitage and John Armitage are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Armitage, with 74, 60 and 59 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Armitage, with a total of 312 people, and there are a total of 173 distinct names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Armitage, with a total of 254 people and an average of 144 distinct names.