Athey Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): topographic name for someone dwelling ‘at the enclosure’, Middle English atte hey (from Old English (ge)hæg ‘enclosure’). Irish: variant of Athy.

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List of People with Surname Athey

Based on our public records, there are a total of 2,374 people with the surname Athey. Among these people surnamed Athey, there are approximately 292 distinct names, with an average of 8 people who share the same name. James Athey, William Athey and David Athey are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Athey, with 58, 55 and 52 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Texas has the most people surnamed Athey, with a total of 219 people, and there are a total of 142 distinct names among these people. Virginia is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Athey, with a total of 229 people and an average of 119 distinct names.