Atchison Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: palatalized form of Atkinson or Addison, each a patronymic from one of the many medieval pet forms of Adam, for example Atty, Addie, and (with the diminutive suffix -kin) Atkin, Aitkin, and Adkin.

List of People with Surname Atchison

According to our database, there are a total of 5,945 people with the surname Atchison. Among these people surnamed Atchison, there are about 572 distinct names, with an average of 10 people who have the same name. Richard Atchison, William Atchison and Robert Atchison are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Atchison, with 66, 60 and 60 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that Texas has the largest number of people surnamed Atchison, with a total of 666 people, and there are a total of 324 distinct names among these people. Alabama is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Atchison, with a total of 533 people and an average of 277 distinct names.