What does Townsend mean?
Townsend /town-send/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Townsend is "end of town". Place name.
Townsend has 5 variants: Townlea, Townlee, Townleigh, Townlie and Townly.Kreatif forms: Tawnsend, Tewnsend, Tywnsend. [more]
How popular is Townsend?
Townsend is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#444 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Townsend for boys. Townsend has yet to make it into the list so far. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)