Harker Name Meaning

English (mainly northeastern England and West Yorkshire): habitational name from either of two places in Cumbria, or from one in the parish of Halsall, near Ormskirk, Lancashire. The Cumbrian places are probably named from Middle English hart ‘male deer’ + kerr ‘marshland’. The one in Lancashire has the same second element, while the first is probably Old English har ‘gray’ or hara ‘hare’. nickname for an eavesdropper or busybody, from an agent derivative of Middle English herkien ‘to listen’.

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List of People with Surname Harker

As far as we found, there are a total of 1,992 people with the surname Harker. Among these people surnamed Harker, there are around 428 different names, with an average of 4 people sharing the same name. James Harker, Mary Harker and William Harker are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Harker, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that California has the greatest number of people surnamed Harker, with a total of 228 people, and there are a total of 147 different names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Harker, with a total of 149 people and an average of 116 different names.