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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Bigelow

  • When was the first name Bigelow first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Bigelow is Monday, January 10th, 1887.
  • How unique is the name Bigelow? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Bigelow. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Bigelow: Your name in reverse order is Wolegib. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Wegibol. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bigelow? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 11,650 people with the last name Bigelow.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bigelow? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Bigelow as their last name.
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Popularity of Bigelow as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bigelow U.S.
  White 86.76% 64.26%
  African American 7.79% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.79% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.45% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.14% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.07% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bigelow

People with the last name Bigelow are most frequently White

Entire United States

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

  1. A surname​.
  2. A town in Arkansas
  3. A ghost town in Kansas
  4. A city in Minnesota
  5. A village in Missouri

Bigelow was also found in the following language(s): Translingual

Notable Persons With the Last Name Bigelow

Kathryn Bigelow

Kathryn Bigelow is a filmmaker and television director with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1978 to present. Kathryn was born in 1951 as Kathryn Ann Bigelow in San Carlos, California, U.S.


What does the name Bigelow mean?

Bis for bewitch, your charm is undeniable.

Iis for independent, a balance between being overly reliant and alone

Gis for glamorous, you know what to do!

Eis for easy going, no ruffles here.

Lis for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

Ois for observant, nothing gets by you!

Wis for work, for which you strive to accomplish

Past life for Bigelow born Jul 15, 1941

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Turkey approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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