Hoey Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEochaidh ‘descendant of Eochaidh’, a variant of Eachaidh (see Haughey). Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named Hoøy from Old Norse hór ‘high’ + ey ‘island’.

List of People with Surname Hoey

According to our database, there are a total of 1,610 people with the surname Hoey. Among these people surnamed Hoey, there are about 332 unique names, with an average of 4 people who have the same name. James Hoey, John Hoey and Michael Hoey are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Hoey, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that New York has the largest number of people surnamed Hoey, with a total of 218 people, and there are a total of 118 unique names among these people. Massachusetts is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hoey, with a total of 186 people and an average of 110 unique names.