Jennings Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Janyn, Jenyn, a pet form of John. German: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Johannes (see John).

List of People with Surname Jennings

According to our database, there are a total of 20,319 people with the surname Jennings. Among these people surnamed Jennings, there are about 2,455 distinct names, with an average of 8 people who have the same name. Carolyn Jennings, Lauren Jennings and Melvin Jennings are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Jennings, with 60, 54 and 46 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that Texas has the largest number of people surnamed Jennings, with a total of 1,784 people, and there are a total of 989 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Jennings, with a total of 1,604 people and an average of 925 distinct names.