Howe Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a small hill or a man-made mound or barrow, Middle English how (Old Norse haugr), or a habitational name from a place named with this word, such as Howe in Norfolk and North Yorkshire. English: variant of Hugh. Jewish (American): Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames. Americanized form of Norwegian Hove.

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List of People with Surname Howe

According to our database, there are a total of 14,272 people with the surname Howe. Among these people surnamed Howe, there are about 1,359 unique names, with an average of 10 people who have the same name. David Howe, Barbara Howe and Elizabeth Howe are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Howe, with 334, 135 and 129 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Howe, with a total of 1,296 people, and there are a total of 594 unique names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Howe, with a total of 924 people and an average of 481 unique names.