Rockwell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Buckinghamshire and Somerset. The former was earlier Rockholt, and was so named from Old English hroc ‘rook’ (perhaps a byname) + holt ‘wood’. The second element of the Somerset place is probably (and more predictably) Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’ (see Well).

List of People with Surname Rockwell

According to our database, there are a total of 4,311 people with the surname Rockwell. Among these people surnamed Rockwell, there are about 713 distinct names, with an average of 6 people who have the same name. Jean Rockwell, Scott Rockwell and Brian Rockwell are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Rockwell, with 33, 32 and 30 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Rockwell, with a total of 449 people, and there are a total of 269 distinct names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Rockwell, with a total of 355 people and an average of 234 distinct names.