Hedge Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a hedge, Middle English hegg(e). In the early Middle Ages, hedges were not merely dividers between fields, but had an important defensive function when planted around a settlement or enclosure.

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List of People with Surname Hedge

Based on our public records, there are a total of 1,321 people with the surname Hedge. Among these people surnamed Hedge, there are approximately 327 distinct names, with an average of 4 people who share the same name. James Hedge, John Hedge and William Hedge are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Hedge, with 30, 30 and 29 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Indiana has the most people surnamed Hedge, with a total of 137 people, and there are a total of 100 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hedge, with a total of 132 people and an average of 97 distinct names.