Hetherington Name Meaning

English (northern border counties): habitational name from a place so named in Northumberland, possibly from Old English heahdeor ‘stag’, ‘deer’ or h?ddre ‘heather’ + -ing ‘characterized by’ + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’. This surname has been established in Ireland since the 16th century.

List of People with Surname Hetherington

According to our database, there are a total of 1,337 people with the surname Hetherington. Among these people surnamed Hetherington, there are about 319 different names, with an average of 4 people who have the same name. James Hetherington, Robert Hetherington and John Hetherington are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Hetherington, with 30, 30 and 29 people respectively.

Additionally, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Hetherington, with a total of 155 people, and there are a total of 109 different names among these people. Michigan is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hetherington, with a total of 131 people and an average of 94 different names.