Roan Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Rowan. English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Rouen in Normandy. In Scotland the name is also derived in part from any of several places named Roan in the Borders and Strathclyde. There was also a medieval female personal name Roana, which may have given rise to some examples of the surname.

List of People with Surname Roan

According to our database, there are a total of 961 people with the surname Roan. Among these people surnamed Roan, there are about 318 unique names, with an average of 3 people who have the same name. John Roan, Robert Roan and Michael Roan are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Roan, with 30, 28 and 19 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Texas has the largest number of people surnamed Roan, with a total of 99 people, and there are a total of 84 unique names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Roan, with a total of 84 people and an average of 64 unique names.