Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.
There are approximately 66,475 people named Howard in the UK. That makes it the 112nd most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 1,052 are named Howard.
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Related and similar surnamesHeward
The Howard surname in historical dictionaries
An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names (1857)
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.