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Gender: Male Meaning of Henderson: "son of Henry" Origin of Henderson: English

The name Henderson is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Henry". Henderson and is often added to lists like Surname Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Name Association Game".

From the experts:

Bulky surname honoring Grandpa Henry or Saul Bellow's Rain King.

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Famous People Named Henderson

Henderson Forsythe, American actor
Arthur Henderson, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize

Pop Culture References for the name Henderson

"Harry and the Hendersons," 1987 film
Henderson, Nevada, USA

Hendries, Henryson, Hendron, Hendrie