Earnshaw Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Lancashire, named in Old English as ‘eagle’s nook’ or ‘Earn’s nook’, from Old English halh ‘nook’ (see Hale). Earn is the Old English word meaning ‘eagle’; it is also found as a personal name.

List of People with Surname Earnshaw

According to our database, there are a total of 576 people with the surname Earnshaw. Among these people surnamed Earnshaw, there are about 104 distinct names, with an average of 5 people who have the same name. William Earnshaw, Robert Earnshaw and David Earnshaw are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Earnshaw, with 25, 24 and 16 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Earnshaw, with a total of 77 people, and there are a total of 49 distinct names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Earnshaw, with a total of 40 people and an average of 29 distinct names.