Hampson Name Meaning

English (mainly Lancashire): patronymic from the Norman personal name Hamo, Hamon (see Hammond). Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAmhsaigh ‘descendant of Amhsach’ a byname meaning ‘mercenary soldier’ or ‘messenger’, from the adjective amhasach ‘aggressive’.

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List of People with Surname Hampson

In accordance with our records, there are a total of 1,021 people with the surname Hampson. Among these people surnamed Hampson, there are nearly 256 unique names, with an average of 3 people having the same name. John Hampson, William Hampson and David Hampson are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Hampson, with 30, 23 and 22 people respectively.

Additionally, Our findings indicate that California has the highest number of people surnamed Hampson, with a total of 117 people, and there are a total of 79 unique names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hampson, with a total of 98 people and an average of 77 unique names.