Last name: EDWARD

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All you have to know about the last name EDWARD

Last name frequency

EDWARD : This last name is indexed 251,448 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

EDWARD : English and Welsh: from the Middle English personal name Edward (Old English Ēadweard from ēad ‘prosperity fortune’ + w(e)ard ‘guard ward’). The popularity of the personal name was largely due to its being the name of the sainted Anglo-Saxon king Edward the Confessor and of three kings in the 13th–14th centuries.

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