Hilliard Name Meaning

English: from the Norman female personal name Hildiarde, Hildegard, composed of the Germanic elements hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’ + gard ‘fortress’, ‘stronghold’. The surname has been in Ireland since the 17th century.

List of People with Surname Hilliard

According to our database, there are a total of 7,066 people with the surname Hilliard. Among these people surnamed Hilliard, there are about 1,028 distinct names, with an average of 6 people who have the same name. Patricia Hilliard, David Hilliard and William Hilliard are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Hilliard, with 67, 60 and 45 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that Texas has the largest number of people surnamed Hilliard, with a total of 829 people, and there are a total of 472 distinct names among these people. North Carolina is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hilliard, with a total of 603 people and an average of 383 distinct names.