Elm Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near an elm tree or in an elm grove, from Middle English elm ‘elm’. German: habitational name from any of the various places so named. Swedish: ornamental name from älm(e) ‘elm grove’.

List of People with Surname Elm

In accordance with our records, there are a total of 558 people with the surname Elm. Among these people surnamed Elm, there are nearly 107 different names, with an average of 5 people having the same name. John Elm, Michael Elm and Richard Elm are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Elm, with 20, 18 and 15 people respectively.

Besides that, Our findings indicate that Wisconsin has the highest number of people surnamed Elm, with a total of 71 people, and there are a total of 42 different names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Elm, with a total of 58 people and an average of 42 different names.