Anson – Scary Mommy

Anson

The English name Anson means - as you may have guessed - "Anne's son." But even if your little Anson doesn't have a mom named Anne, it doesn't make him any less ... Anson. Right? Right.

Nicknames:

Well, you could shorten it to An, but that might cause some confusion. Especially if his mom's name really is Anne.

Famous people named Anson:

Actors Anson Williams and Anson Mount; singer Anson "Tiger" Hu; philanthropist Anson Phelps Stokes.

Fun fact:

Indiana, Maine, Kansas, Missouri, Texas, and Wisconsin all have towns or cities named Anson.

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