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Gender: M Meaning of Armistead: "hermit's place" Origin of Armistead: English

This dignified Old English surname was brought into the modern consciousness by author Armistead Maupin, who wrote the San Francisco stories Tales of the City. There was also a Civil War general named Lewis Armistead.

Famous People Named Armistead

Armistead Maupin, American author
General Lewis Armistead, Civil War Confederate General
Bennett Armistead Schauer, son of actress Laura Linney

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