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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Belton

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Notable Persons Named Belton

O'Neal was given the name Belton O'Neal Compton on February 5th, 1951 in Sumter, South Carolina, U.S.

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Belton Richard is a cajun music and swamp pop musician. He plays Cajun accordion. Belton was born Belton Richard on October 5th, 1939 in Rayne, Louisiana.

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Belton Johnson is a football player. Belton was born on July 23rd, 1980 in Coffeeville, Mississippi.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Belton

Cathy Belton is an actress. Cathy was born in Galway.

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He left this life in 1920.

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Sharon Sayles Belton is a senior fellow, roy wilkins center for human relations, and social justice. She was most active from 1994 to 2001. Sharon was born on May 13th, 1951 in 20.

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Richard was born on July 8th, 1913. He breathed his last breath on May 29th, 1974.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1881 5 0 5
1883 5 0 5
1890 5 0 5
1891 5 0 5
1893 5 0 5
1894 5 0 5
1895 8 0 8
1900 5 0 5
1901 5 0 5
1902 7 0 7
1903 6 0 6
1905 6 0 6
1906 7 0 7
1909 8 0 8
1910 10 0 10
1911 11 0 11
1912 15 0 15
1913 17 0 17
1914 21 0 21
1915 20 0 20
1916 22 0 22
1917 16 0 16
1918 32 0 32
1919 24 0 24
1920 32 0 32
1921 30 0 30
1922 25 0 25
1923 33 0 33
1924 31 0 31
1925 23 0 23
1926 20 0 20
1927 23 0 23
1928 20 0 20
1929 21 0 21
1930 17 0 17
1931 17 0 17
1932 23 0 23
1933 23 0 23
1934 20 0 20
1935 19 0 19
1936 17 0 17
1937 15 0 15
1938 14 0 14
1939 14 0 14
1940 14 0 14
1941 17 0 17
1942 20 0 20
1943 16 0 16
1944 13 0 13
1945 20 0 20
1946 13 0 13
1947 16 0 16
1948 11 0 11
1949 20 0 20
1950 8 0 8
1951 17 0 17
1952 15 0 15
1953 18 0 18
1954 18 0 18
1955 15 0 15
1956 19 0 19
1957 9 0 9
1958 14 0 14
1959 9 0 9
1960 12 0 12
1961 16 0 16
1962 12 0 12
1963 7 0 7
1964 7 0 7
1965 14 0 14
1966 7 0 7
1967 12 0 12
1968 9 0 9
1970 9 0 9
1973 6 0 6
1977 11 0 11
1979 7 0 7
1980 7 0 7
1986 5 0 5
1988 7 0 7
1989 5 0 5
1991 5 0 5
1992 5 0 5
2002 6 0 6

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Popularity of Belton as a first name

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Popularity of Belton as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Belton U.S.
  White 30.49% 64.26%
  African American 62.06% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.62% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.44% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.04% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.34% 16.26%

Of Last Name Belton

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

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Fun Facts about the name Belton

  • How Popular is the name Belton? Belton is the 9,484th most popular name of all time. As a last name Belton was the 3,939th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Belton have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,178 babies born with the first name Belton in the United States. That's more than enough people named Belton 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 Belton? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Belton first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Belton is Wednesday, March 31st, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Belton born? The highest recorded use of the first name Belton was in 1923 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Belton Factoid: According to the 1915 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Belton is not a popular baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 7 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1915.
  • Weird things about the name Belton: Your name in reverse order is Notleb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Onltbe. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Belton? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 9,041 people with the last name Belton.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Belton? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Belton as their last name.

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