Hawker Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who bred and trained hawks, Middle English haueker (an agent derivative of haueke ‘hawk’). Hawking was a major medieval sport, and the provision and training of hawks for a feudal lord was a not uncommon obligation in lieu of rent. The right of any free man to keep hawks for his own use was conceded in Magna Carta (though social status determined what kind of bird someone could keep, the kestrel being the lowest grade).

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List of People with Surname Hawker

As far as we found, there are a total of 734 people with the surname Hawker. Among these people surnamed Hawker, there are around 232 different names, with an average of 3 people sharing the same name. Robert Hawker, James Hawker and Michael Hawker are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Hawker, with 16, 15 and 14 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that California has the greatest number of people surnamed Hawker, with a total of 83 people, and there are a total of 66 different names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hawker, with a total of 61 people and an average of 54 different names.