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Popularity
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Stafford

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • #5352 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Stafford" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1882505
1884707
1889606
1901707
1902505
1903606
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1911909
191221021
191322022
191420020
191521021
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191730030
191843043
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192035035
192135035
192230030
192330030
192429029
192531031
192628028
192728028
192822022
192927027
193028028
193126026
193227027
193325025
193418018
193542042
193612012
193726026
193818018
193926026
194018018
194118018
194241041
194325025
194431031
194528028
194629029
194733033
194844044
194937037
195042042
195141041
195243043
195339039
195444044
195532032
195650050
195742042
195833033
195953053
196044044
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196242042
196337037
196448048
196542042
196643043
196727027
196826026
196946046
197043043
197124024
197218018
197320020
197417017
197528028
197616016
197716016
197814014
197917017
198012012
198118018
198216016
198319019
198421021
198518018
198614014
198726026
198829029
198915015
199019019
199124024
199220020
199315015
199420020
199518018
199616016
199715015
199813013
1999808
200017017
200110010
2002505
2003808
200411011
200612012
200710010
200814014
2009505
201010010
201110010
201212012
201319019
201410010

Want to know about the populiarty of Stafford? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,680 babies born with the name Stafford in the United States. That's more than enough Staffords to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1882 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Stafford" was in 1959 with a total of 53 babies.

According to the 1964 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Stafford" is not a popular baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1964. Across the entire United States a total of only 48 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Stafford" mean?

Stafford (English): Ford by the landing place

The name "Stafford" is of English origin and it means "Ford by the landing place". It's a name commonly given to boys.

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

T is for teacher, you truly are.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

F is for fulfill, satisfy your needs.

F is for fancy, never just plain you!

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Stafford popular?



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

Past life for Stafford born Feb 1, 1931

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 France approximately on 1400. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

Name poster for Stafford

Name poster for Stafford(click to save the high quality version)

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