Autry

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
9k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Autry

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Alt. Meaning

A is for authentic, be real

U is for upstanding, the honorable way to be

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

Notable Persons Named Autry

Jr. Walker was a r&b, soul, disco, rhythm, and blues musician. He plays Tenor saxophone and vocals. His most notable accomplishments were from 1945 to 1995. Jr. was given the name Autry DeWalt Mixon, Jr. on June 14th, 1931 in Blytheville, Arkansas, U.S. He breathed his last breath on November 23rd, 1995.

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Autry Denson is a football player. His career lasted from 1999 to 2004. Autry was born on December 8th, 1976 in Lauderhill, Florida. Autry is also known as Denson and Autry Lamont.

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Autry Inman was a country music singer-songwriter. He plays Guitar. His most notable accomplishments were from 1953 to 1968. Autry was given the name Robert Autry Inman on January 6th, 1929. He left this life on September 6th, 1988.

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Autry was born on November 12th, 1953 in Terrell, Texas.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Autry

Gene Autry was a country music and western music (north america) musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1931. Gene was given the name Orvon Grover Autry on September 29th, 1907 in Tioga, Texas, U.S. Gene is also known as The Singing Cowboy. He died on October 2nd, 1998.

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Alan Autry is an actor, politician, nfl playerrecurring actor as mayor gainey on the former hart of dixie, national football league, and hart of dixie. Alan was given the name Carlos Alan Autry, Jr. on July 31st, 1952 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA.

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Denico Autry is a football player for the Oakland Raiders. His most notable accomplishments were from 2014 to present. Denico was born on July 15th, 1990.

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James Autry is a criminal.

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Jackie was born on October 2nd, 1941 in Newark, New Jersey, US. Jackie is also known as Jacqueline Ellam.

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Darnell was born on June 19th, 1976 in Wiesbaden.

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How popular is the baby name Autry in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1913 12 0 12
1915 13 8 5
1916 8 0 8
1917 6 0 6
1918 12 0 12
1919 15 5 10
1920 17 7 10
1921 17 6 11
1922 10 0 10
1923 19 8 11
1924 21 13 8
1925 9 0 9
1926 5 0 5
1927 5 0 5
1928 17 10 7
1929 11 6 5
1930 10 0 10
1931 9 0 9
1932 9 0 9
1933 15 6 9
1934 18 0 18
1935 17 0 17
1936 34 10 24
1937 41 6 35
1938 68 11 57
1939 50 0 50
1940 49 5 44
1941 54 10 44
1942 36 5 31
1943 37 12 25
1944 21 0 21
1945 30 0 30
1946 27 6 21
1947 16 0 16
1948 24 6 18
1949 15 0 15
1950 12 0 12
1951 12 0 12
1952 20 5 15
1953 14 0 14
1954 12 0 12
1955 14 0 14
1956 15 0 15
1957 17 0 17
1958 14 5 9
1959 18 0 18
1960 16 0 16
1961 17 0 17
1962 13 0 13
1963 12 0 12
1964 7 0 7
1965 15 0 15
1966 9 0 9
1967 17 0 17
1968 5 0 5
1970 10 0 10
1971 6 0 6
1972 7 0 7
1975 8 0 8
1977 6 0 6
1978 9 0 9
1979 9 0 9
1980 7 0 7
1981 10 0 10
1982 8 0 8
1984 5 0 5
1985 7 0 7
1986 7 0 7
1987 8 0 8
1989 7 0 7
1990 6 0 6
1992 6 0 6
1995 6 0 6
1996 9 0 9
1997 9 0 9
1998 7 0 7
1999 6 0 6
2000 5 0 5
2002 14 5 9
2006 9 0 9
2007 6 0 6
2008 10 0 10
2009 11 6 5
2010 5 0 5
2011 13 7 6
2012 6 6 0
2013 8 0 8
2014 10 5 5
2015 20 13 7
2016 12 5 7
2017 18 9 9

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Popularity of Autry as a first name

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Popularity of Autry as a last name

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Common last names for Autry

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Autry U.S.
  White 73.48% 64.26%
  African American 20.68% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.45% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.56% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.96% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.86% 16.26%

Of Last Name Autry

People with the last name Autry are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Autry

  • How Popular is the name Autry? Autry is the 8,742nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Autry was the 4,081st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Autry have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,346 babies born with the first name Autry in the United States. That's more than enough people named Autry to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Autry? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 12 new born babies.
  • When was Autry first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Autry is Saturday, September 23rd, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Autry born? The highest recorded use of the first name Autry was in 1938 with a total of 57 babies.
  • Random Autry Factoid: According to the 1945 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Autry is not a popular baby boy's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 1945.
  • Weird things about the name Autry: Your name in reverse order is Yrtua. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aruty. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Autry? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 8,704 people with the last name Autry.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Autry? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Autry as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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