The English surname Richardson is of patronymic origin meaning son of, or descendant of Richard. The personal name Richard is Germanic in origin composed of the elements ric meaning "power" and hard meaning " hardy or brave." The surname Richardson is first recorded in Yorkshire, England in 1381. Richardson is the 72nd most common name in the United States with approximately 250,000 bearers of the name. Learn more about purchasing the Richardson crest on a ring.
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