East Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived in the eastern part of a town or settlement, or outside it to the east, or a regional name for someone who had migrated from the east of a place. As an American family name, this surname has absorbed various other European names with similar meaning.

List of People with Surname East

According to our database, there are a total of 4,585 people with the surname East. Among these people surnamed East, there are about 790 unique names, with an average of 5 people who have the same name. Billy East, Thomas East and Mary East are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed East, with 15, 15 and 15 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Texas has the largest number of people surnamed East, with a total of 510 people, and there are a total of 329 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname East, with a total of 338 people and an average of 240 unique names.