Hardcastle Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from a place named with Middle English hard ‘difficult’, ‘inaccessible’, ‘impregnable’, or perhaps ‘cheerless’ + castel ‘castle’, ‘fortress’, ‘stronghold’ (see Castle), perhaps Hardcastle Garth in North Yorkshire or Hardcastle Crags in West Yorkshire, although either or both of these could be from the surname. It has been suggested that the surname may come from a Roman fort forming part of Hadrian’s Wall in northern England.

List of People with Surname Hardcastle

As far as we found, there are a total of 1,185 people with the surname Hardcastle. Among these people surnamed Hardcastle, there are around 319 unique names, with an average of 3 people sharing the same name. Robert Hardcastle, John Hardcastle and Mary Hardcastle are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Hardcastle, with 30, 21 and 20 people respectively.

In addition, Our research has shown that Texas has the greatest number of people surnamed Hardcastle, with a total of 199 people, and there are a total of 135 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hardcastle, with a total of 155 people and an average of 118 unique names.