Heard Name Meaning

English (chiefly southwest): occupational name for a tender of animals, normally a cowherd or shepherd, from Middle English herde (Old English hi(e)rde).

List of People with Surname Heard

Based on our public records, there are a total of 8,696 people with the surname Heard. Among these people surnamed Heard, there are approximately 1,317 distinct names, with an average of 6 people who share the same name. Richard Heard, Joseph Heard and Angela Heard are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Heard, with 69, 44 and 30 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Georgia has the most people surnamed Heard, with a total of 1,375 people, and there are a total of 675 distinct names among these people. Texas is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Heard, with a total of 926 people and an average of 513 distinct names.