A patronymic surname derived from several different Norman given names (related to Henry and Norwegian Amund).
Any of a number of places in the US and Canada named after persons with the surname.
A male given name transferred from the surname.
Hammond Sentence Examples
The portion relating to the New Testament books included the paraphrase and notes of Henry Hammond (1605-1660).
When Charles was deprived of all his loyal attendants at Christmas 1647, Hammond returned to Oxford and was made subdean of Christ Church, only, however, to be removed from all his offices by the parliamentary visitors, who imprisoned him for ten weeks.
In 1650, having regained his full liberty, Hammond betook himself to the friendly mansion of Sir John Pakington, at Westwood, in Worcestershire, where he died on the 25th of April 1660, just on the eve of his preferment to the see of Worcester.
Hammond was held in high esteem even by his opponents.
She edited Sex and Education (1874), an answer to Education (1873) by Edward Hammond Clarke (1820-1877); and wrote several books of travel, Modern Society (1880) and Is Polite Society Polite ?