Hamm Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Old English hamm, denoting a patch of flat, low-lying alluvial land beside a stream (often a promontory or water meadow in a river bend), or a habitational name from any of numerous places named with this word, for example in Gloucestershire, Greater London, Kent, Somerset, and Wiltshire. German: topographic name for someone who lived on land in a river bend, Old High German ham (see 1 above). German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from Hamm, a city in Westphalia.

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List of People with Surname Hamm

According to our database, there are a total of 8,761 people with the surname Hamm. Among these people surnamed Hamm, there are about 1,162 unique names, with an average of 7 people who have the same name. Lisa Hamm, Margaret Hamm and Deborah Hamm are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Hamm, with 67, 58 and 54 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Texas has the largest number of people surnamed Hamm, with a total of 711 people, and there are a total of 447 unique names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hamm, with a total of 653 people and an average of 409 unique names.