Hales Name Meaning

English (widespread, especially in the southeast): from the genitive singular or nominative plural form of Old English halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’ (see Hale). Irish: when not of English origin, this may be a variant of Healy or McHale.

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List of People with Surname Hales

Based on our public records, there are a total of 3,410 people with the surname Hales. Among these people surnamed Hales, there are approximately 615 distinct names, with an average of 5 people who share the same name. Michael Hales, David Hales and James Hales are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Hales, with 61, 45 and 30 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that North Carolina has the most people surnamed Hales, with a total of 441 people, and there are a total of 264 distinct names among these people. Utah is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hales, with a total of 415 people and an average of 247 distinct names.