Edgerton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, in Kent and Cheshire, called Egerton. The former is so called from Old English Ecgheardingtun ‘settlement (Old English tun) associated with Ecgheard’ (see Eckert); the second, which is the main source of the surname, is more likely to have been named as the ‘settlement of Ecghere’ (in which the second element is Old English here ‘army’).

List of People with Surname Edgerton

According to our database, there are a total of 3,176 people with the surname Edgerton. Among these people surnamed Edgerton, there are about 388 distinct names, with an average of 8 people who have the same name. William Edgerton, Robert Edgerton and John Edgerton are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Edgerton, with 66, 60 and 59 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that North Carolina has the largest number of people surnamed Edgerton, with a total of 566 people, and there are a total of 241 distinct names among these people. Michigan is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Edgerton, with a total of 192 people and an average of 134 distinct names.