Harley Name Meaning

English (now mainly in Scotland; also West Midlands and Welsh border): habitational name from places in Shropshire and West Yorkshire, so named from Old English hær ‘rock’, ‘heap of stones’ or hara ‘hare’ + leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’. In some cases the name may be topographic. Irish: when not of English origin, this is an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEarghaile ‘descendant of Earghal’, a variant of the personal name Fearghal without the initial F- (see Farrell).

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List of People with Surname Harley

As far as we found, there are a total of 4,616 people with the surname Harley. Among these people surnamed Harley, there are around 795 different names, with an average of 5 people sharing the same name. Barbara Harley, Christopher Harley and Jennifer Harley are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Harley, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that South Carolina has the greatest number of people surnamed Harley, with a total of 482 people, and there are a total of 307 different names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Harley, with a total of 380 people and an average of 261 different names.