Ash Name Meaning

English: from Middle English asche ‘ash tree’ (Old English æsc), hence a topographic name for someone living by an ash tree or a habitational name from any of the many places in southern and central England named with this word (Derbyshire, Dorset, Hampshire, Herefordshire, Kent, Surrey, Shropshire, Somerset, and elsewhere). In New England, Ash is commonly found for French Dufresne, with the same meaning. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from an acronym for Yiddish AltSHul (see Altschul) or AyznSHtot (see Eisenstadt).

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List of People with Surname Ash

In accordance with our records, there are a total of 19,791 people with the surname Ash. Among these people surnamed Ash, there are nearly 1,049 different names, with an average of 18 people having the same name. Robert Ash, David Ash and Michael Ash are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Ash, with 372, 337 and 307 people respectively.

Besides that, Our findings indicate that Florida has the highest number of people surnamed Ash, with a total of 1,411 people, and there are a total of 518 different names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Ash, with a total of 1,580 people and an average of 514 different names.