Elsen Name Meaning

metronymic from a short form of the female personal name Elisabeth (see Elizabeth). probably also a shortened form of van Elsen, a habitational name for someone from any of various places named Elzen, for example in North Brabant, or in the Belgian provinces of Brabant and Liège. Alternatively, it may be from van den Elsen, a topographic name from the plural of els ‘alder’.

List of People with Surname Elsen

Based on our public records, there are a total of 615 people with the surname Elsen. Among these people surnamed Elsen, there are approximately 113 distinct names, with an average of 5 people who share the same name. Robert Elsen, Mary Elsen and Thomas Elsen are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Elsen, with 27, 18 and 18 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Wisconsin has the most people surnamed Elsen, with a total of 118 people, and there are a total of 66 distinct names among these people. Minnesota is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Elsen, with a total of 84 people and an average of 54 distinct names.