"dweller by the apple orchard"

Pomeroy Origin and Meaning

The name Pomeroy is a boy's name of English origin meaning "dweller by the apple orchard".

This is an English surname dating back to 1086, but we don't see it having much of a first name future in the twenty-first century.

Famous People Named Pomeroy

  • Pomeroy ParkerU.S. Marine and Medal of Honor recipient
  • Pomeroy TuckerAmerican journalist and politician

Pomeroy in Pop Culture

  • From the name of various places in northeastern France ("Pommeraye" meaning "apple orchard")