Heath Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on a heath (Middle English hethe, Old English h?ð) or a habitational name from any of the numerous places, for example in Bedfordshire, Derbyshire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, and West Yorkshire, named with this word. The same word also denoted heather, the characteristic plant of heathland areas. This surname has also been established in Dublin since the late 16th century.

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List of People with Surname Heath

Based on our public records, there are a total of 14,471 people with the surname Heath. Among these people surnamed Heath, there are approximately 1,709 distinct names, with an average of 8 people who share the same name. Dennis Heath, Stephanie Heath and Steven Heath are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Heath, with 73, 62 and 60 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Texas has the most people surnamed Heath, with a total of 1,135 people, and there are a total of 655 distinct names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Heath, with a total of 1,019 people and an average of 620 distinct names.