Pershing Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Pfersching (or the variants Pfirsching, Pförsching), a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of peaches, from Middle High German pfersich ‘peach’ (of Latin origin: see Persico).

Similar surnames:

List of People with Surname Pershing

According to our database, there are a total of 311 people with the surname Pershing. Among these people surnamed Pershing, there are about 127 distinct names, with an average of 2 people who have the same name. James Pershing, Robert Pershing and Michael Pershing are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Pershing, with 14, 14 and 9 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that Indiana has the largest number of people surnamed Pershing, with a total of 40 people, and there are a total of 34 distinct names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Pershing, with a total of 41 people and an average of 28 distinct names.