Hemphill Name Meaning

Northern Irish, originally Scottish: habitational name from a place near Galston in Ayrshire, apparently so named from Old English henep ‘hemp’ + hyll ‘hill’.

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List of People with Surname Hemphill

According to our database, there are a total of 5,046 people with the surname Hemphill. Among these people surnamed Hemphill, there are about 855 distinct names, with an average of 5 people who have the same name. David Hemphill, Mark Hemphill and Daniel Hemphill are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Hemphill, with 31, 31 and 30 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that Texas has the largest number of people surnamed Hemphill, with a total of 622 people, and there are a total of 379 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hemphill, with a total of 437 people and an average of 281 distinct names.