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Fun Facts about the name Barnwell

  • How many people with the first name Barnwell have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Barnwell in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Barnwell? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1930 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Barnwell first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Barnwell is Sunday, March 10th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Barnwell born? The highest recorded use of the first name Barnwell was in 1930 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Barnwell: Your name in reverse order is Llewnrab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nrelbalw. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Barnwell? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,781 people with the last name Barnwell.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Barnwell? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Barnwell as their last name.
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Popularity of Barnwell as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Barnwell U.S.
  White 61.39% 64.26%
  African American 32.59% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.67% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.34% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.32% 16.26%

Of Last Name Barnwell

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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What does the name Barnwell mean?

Bis for bestow, as you give so much.

Ais for achievements, the many over a lifetime

Ris for romp, you know how to have fun!

Nis for neighborly, friendly to all acquaintances

Wis for warm hearted, it's you!

Eis for electric, a sparkling trait!

Lis for listen, one of your best traits.

Lis for love, everlasting.

Past life for Barnwell born Feb 8, 1939

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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 Northern Africa approximately on 525. 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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