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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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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1882 5 0 5
1884 7 0 7
1889 6 0 6
1901 7 0 7
1902 5 0 5
1903 6 0 6
1905 6 0 6
1907 7 0 7
1910 10 0 10
1911 9 0 9
1912 21 0 21
1913 22 0 22
1914 20 0 20
1915 21 0 21
1916 29 0 29
1917 30 0 30
1918 43 0 43
1919 39 0 39
1920 35 0 35
1921 35 0 35
1922 30 0 30
1923 30 0 30
1924 29 0 29
1925 31 0 31
1926 28 0 28
1927 28 0 28
1928 22 0 22
1929 27 0 27
1930 28 0 28
1931 26 0 26
1932 27 0 27
1933 25 0 25
1934 18 0 18
1935 42 0 42
1936 12 0 12
1937 26 0 26
1938 18 0 18
1939 26 0 26
1940 18 0 18
1941 18 0 18
1942 41 0 41
1943 25 0 25
1944 31 0 31
1945 28 0 28
1946 29 0 29
1947 33 0 33
1948 44 0 44
1949 37 0 37
1950 42 0 42
1951 41 0 41
1952 43 0 43
1953 39 0 39
1954 44 0 44
1955 32 0 32
1956 50 0 50
1957 42 0 42
1958 33 0 33
1959 53 0 53
1960 44 0 44
1961 44 0 44
1962 42 0 42
1963 37 0 37
1964 48 0 48
1965 42 0 42
1966 43 0 43
1967 27 0 27
1968 26 0 26
1969 46 0 46
1970 43 0 43
1971 24 0 24
1972 18 0 18
1973 20 0 20
1974 17 0 17
1975 28 0 28
1976 16 0 16
1977 16 0 16
1978 14 0 14
1979 17 0 17
1980 12 0 12
1981 18 0 18
1982 16 0 16
1983 19 0 19
1984 21 0 21
1985 18 0 18
1986 14 0 14
1987 26 0 26
1988 29 0 29
1989 15 0 15
1990 19 0 19
1991 24 0 24
1992 20 0 20
1993 15 0 15
1994 20 0 20
1995 18 0 18
1996 16 0 16
1997 15 0 15
1998 13 0 13
1999 8 0 8
2000 17 0 17
2001 10 0 10
2002 5 0 5
2003 8 0 8
2004 11 0 11
2006 12 0 12
2007 10 0 10
2008 14 0 14
2009 5 0 5
2010 10 0 10
2011 10 0 10
2012 12 0 12
2013 19 0 19
2014 10 0 10

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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1966 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Stafford" is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1966. Across the entire United States a total of only 43 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Stafford" mean? The list below shows the origins of Stafford as well as things modernly associated with the name Stafford such as celebrities named Stafford.

English

Origin and Meaning of Stafford

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

Alternative Meanings

S is for success, in all you will do.

T is for treat, that you always are.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

F is for fabulous, yes the fabulous you!

F is for funny, humor suits you!

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

Your name in reverse order is "Droffats". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Adorstff". 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.

Past life for Stafford born Jun 21, 2006

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Yugoslavia approximately on 1450. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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