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Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Drayton

  • Gender: Boy
  • #7312 All Time
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How popular is the name "Drayton" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1915 5 0 5
1916 12 0 12
1917 8 0 8
1918 6 0 6
1919 9 0 9
1920 11 0 11
1922 8 0 8
1923 6 0 6
1925 5 0 5
1928 12 0 12
1929 7 0 7
1930 6 0 6
1931 6 0 6
1932 6 0 6
1933 10 0 10
1936 6 0 6
1938 6 0 6
1939 7 0 7
1940 5 0 5
1941 7 0 7
1942 8 0 8
1944 6 0 6
1945 5 0 5
1946 6 0 6
1947 9 0 9
1948 7 0 7
1951 6 0 6
1952 10 0 10
1953 6 0 6
1954 5 0 5
1955 6 0 6
1956 6 0 6
1957 8 0 8
1958 8 0 8
1961 6 0 6
1962 6 0 6
1963 7 0 7
1964 9 0 9
1965 10 0 10
1966 5 0 5
1967 5 0 5
1968 6 0 6
1969 8 0 8
1970 11 0 11
1971 11 0 11
1972 8 0 8
1973 8 0 8
1975 10 0 10
1976 5 0 5
1977 9 0 9
1978 8 0 8
1979 8 0 8
1980 10 0 10
1981 5 0 5
1982 7 0 7
1983 5 0 5
1984 10 0 10
1985 9 0 9
1986 13 0 13
1987 13 0 13
1988 12 0 12
1989 11 0 11
1990 24 0 24
1991 16 0 16
1992 21 0 21
1993 31 0 31
1994 32 0 32
1995 34 0 34
1996 41 0 41
1997 44 0 44
1998 51 0 51
1999 38 0 38
2000 53 0 53
2001 49 0 49
2002 39 0 39
2003 61 0 61
2004 50 0 50
2005 54 0 54
2006 54 0 54
2007 60 0 60
2008 73 0 73
2009 66 0 66
2010 56 0 56
2011 53 0 53
2012 78 0 78
2013 54 0 54
2014 32 0 32

Want to know about the populiarty of Drayton? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,643 babies born with the name Drayton in the United States. That's more than enough Draytons to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Drayton" was in 2012 with a total of 78 babies.

According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Drayton" is not a popular baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 6 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1998. Across the entire United States a total of only 51 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Drayton popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Drayton in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

What does the name "Drayton" mean?

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Notyard". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rytdona". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Drayton born Jun 7, 2007

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Borneo approximately on 1350. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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