Hurst Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on a wooded hill, Old English hyrst, or habitational name from one of the various places named with this word, for example Hurst in Berkshire, Kent, Somerset, and Warwickshire, or Hirst in Northumberland and West Yorkshire. Irish: re-Anglicized form of de Horsaigh, Gaelicized form of the English habitational name Horsey, established in Ireland since the 13th century. German: topographic name from Middle High German hurst ‘woodland’, ‘thicket’.

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List of People with Surname Hurst

Based on our public records, there are a total of 14,648 people with the surname Hurst. Among these people surnamed Hurst, there are approximately 1,547 distinct names, with an average of 9 people who share the same name. Ronald Hurst, Paul Hurst and Mary Hurst are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Hurst, with 108, 103 and 90 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Texas has the most people surnamed Hurst, with a total of 1,163 people, and there are a total of 626 distinct names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hurst, with a total of 1,201 people and an average of 623 distinct names.