Heyer Name Meaning

English: variant of Ayer 1. German: occupational name for a grower or reaper of grass for hay, from Middle High German höu ‘grass’, ‘hay’ + the agent suffix -er. German: variant spelling of Heier 1. Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hagi ‘enclosure’, ‘fenced area’ + hari, heri ‘army’. Dutch: nickname from Middle Dutch (h)eiger, heeger, heger ‘heron’. Compare Heron 1.

List of People with Surname Heyer

Based on our public records, there are a total of 1,173 people with the surname Heyer. Among these people surnamed Heyer, there are approximately 305 distinct names, with an average of 3 people who share the same name. Richard Heyer, James Heyer and David Heyer are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Heyer, with 23, 17 and 15 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Heyer, with a total of 108 people, and there are a total of 85 distinct names among these people. Minnesota is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Heyer, with a total of 97 people and an average of 78 distinct names.