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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Barton

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Bar"ton
Senses
  1. The demesne lands of a manor; also, the manor itself.(Eng)
  2. A farmyard.(Eng)

Etymology: AS. beretūn courtyard, grange; bere barley + tūn an inclosure

Wiktionary
  1. Any of many placenames in England
  2. An English habitational surname​. from the placenames.
  3. A ghost town and a community in California
  4. A town in Maryland
  5. A town in New York
  6. A community in Nova Scotia
  7. A town, a village and a river in Vermont
  8. A town in Wisconsin
  9. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Barton

Lee Hazlewood was a pop music and country music musician. He was most active from 1958 to 2006. Lee was given the name Barton Lee Hazlewood on July 9th, 1929 in Mannford, Oklahoma, U.S. He died on August 4th, 2007.

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Barton MacLane was an actor, playwright, and screenwriter. His career lasted from 1927 to 1969. Barton was born on December 25th, 1902 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA. Barton is also known as Barton Mac Lane, Barton Maclane, and Barton McLane. He breathed his last breath on January 1st, 1969.

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Bart Johnson is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1993 to present. Bart was given the name Barton Robert Johnson on December 13th, 1970 in Hollywood.

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Barton was born on November 3rd, 1960.

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Barton Biggs was an investor. Barton was given the name Barton Michael Biggs on November 26th, 1932 in New York City. He left this life on July 14th, 2012.

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Barton Zwiebach is a scientist in the field of theoretical physics. Barton was born on October 4th, 1954 in Lima.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Barton

Mischa Barton is a fashion designer, actor, model (people), actress, and fashion model. She has had major accomplishments since 1995. Mischa was given the name Mischa Anne Barton on January 24th, 1986 in Hammersmith, London, UK.

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Clara Barton was a nurse, humanitarian, founder, first president of the american red cross, nursing, and humanitarianism. Clara was given the name Clarissa Harlowe Barton on December 25th, 1821 in Oxford, Massachusetts. She breathed her last breath on April 12th, 1912.

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Joey Barton is a soccer player for the Burnley F.C., Everton F.C. Reserves, Academy, Liverpool F.C. Reserves, Manchester City F.C. Reserves, Manchester City F.C., Newcastle United F.C., Queens Park Rangers F.C., Olympique de Marseille, England national under-21 football team, and England natio. Joey was born on September 2nd, 1982 in Huyton, England.

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Barbara "Bobbi" Morse Barton is a comics character.

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Sir Edmund Barton was a (Elections: 1901), Member of the Australian Parliament for Hunter, Justice of the High Court, Minister for External Affairs, 1st Leader of the Protectionist Party, Speaker of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly, Member of theAustralian Parliamentf. He was most active from 1901 to 1903. Edmund was born on January 18th, 1849 in Glebe, Sydney, Australia. He died on January 7th, 1920.

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Dominic Barton is a consultant, management expert, management, and managementexpert. He holds the title Senior Partner, Worldwide Managing Director, and WorldwideManaging Director. Dominic was born in 1962.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 5 0 5
1881 7 0 7
1882 15 0 15
1883 8 0 8
1884 8 0 8
1885 8 0 8
1886 10 0 10
1887 8 0 8
1888 18 0 18
1889 8 0 8
1890 8 0 8
1891 8 0 8
1892 15 0 15
1893 8 0 8
1894 6 0 6
1896 7 0 7
1897 10 0 10
1898 5 0 5
1900 10 0 10
1902 7 0 7
1903 6 0 6
1904 9 0 9
1905 8 0 8
1906 14 0 14
1907 6 0 6
1908 10 0 10
1910 7 0 7
1911 13 0 13
1912 17 0 17
1913 33 0 33
1914 42 0 42
1915 46 0 46
1916 49 0 49
1917 61 0 61
1918 63 0 63
1919 43 0 43
1920 63 0 63
1921 74 0 74
1922 72 0 72
1923 70 0 70
1924 76 0 76
1925 74 0 74
1926 60 0 60
1927 65 0 65
1928 75 0 75
1929 63 0 63
1930 64 0 64
1931 71 0 71
1932 68 0 68
1933 76 0 76
1934 82 0 82
1935 70 0 70
1936 98 0 98
1937 110 0 110
1938 97 0 97
1939 120 0 120
1940 115 0 115
1941 132 0 132
1942 135 0 135
1943 145 0 145
1944 116 0 116
1945 110 0 110
1946 125 0 125
1947 171 0 171
1948 154 0 154
1949 168 0 168
1950 177 0 177
1951 158 0 158
1952 150 0 150
1953 154 0 154
1954 161 0 161
1955 188 0 188
1956 176 0 176
1957 147 0 147
1958 230 0 230
1959 242 0 242
1960 244 0 244
1961 208 0 208
1962 214 0 214
1963 219 0 219
1964 190 0 190
1965 174 0 174
1966 171 0 171
1967 138 0 138
1968 165 0 165
1969 156 0 156
1970 147 0 147
1971 125 0 125
1972 124 0 124
1973 105 0 105
1974 100 0 100
1975 87 0 87
1976 89 0 89
1977 89 0 89
1978 74 0 74
1979 76 0 76
1980 92 0 92
1981 80 0 80
1982 69 0 69
1983 67 0 67
1984 69 0 69
1985 75 0 75
1986 71 0 71
1987 53 0 53
1988 62 0 62
1989 57 0 57
1990 47 0 47
1991 32 0 32
1992 39 0 39
1993 23 0 23
1994 22 0 22
1995 15 0 15
1996 18 0 18
1997 8 0 8
1998 14 0 14
1999 17 0 17
2000 17 0 17
2001 13 0 13
2002 15 0 15
2003 15 0 15
2004 8 0 8
2005 9 0 9
2006 12 0 12
2007 7 0 7
2008 9 0 9
2009 12 0 12
2010 5 0 5
2011 8 0 8
2012 8 0 8
2013 12 0 12
2014 5 0 5
2015 5 0 5
2016 17 0 17
2017 9 0 9

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Popularity of Barton as a first name

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Popularity of Barton as a last name

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Common last names for Barton

  • Smith
  • Brown
  • Williams
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Miller
  • Wilson
  • Stone
  • Davis
  • Harris
  • Baker
  • Moore

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Barton U.S.
  White 85.11% 64.26%
  African American 7.96% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.59% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.31% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.91% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.12% 16.26%

Of Last Name Barton

People with the last name Barton are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Barton

  • How Popular is the name Barton? Barton is the 2,609th most popular name of all time. As a last name Barton was the 488th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Barton have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,319 babies born with the first name Barton in the United States. That's more than enough people named Barton to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Barton? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Barton first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Barton is Monday, February 10th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Barton born? The highest recorded use of the first name Barton was in 1960 with a total of 244 babies.
  • Random Barton Factoid: According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Barton is not a popular baby boy's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1987.
  • Weird things about the name Barton: Your name in reverse order is Notrab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Norbat. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Barton? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 68,233 people with the last name Barton.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Barton? Barton was ranked as the 488th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!

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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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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