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



Fun Facts about the name Blackwell

  • When was the first name Blackwell first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Blackwell is Tuesday, December 24th, 1878.
  • How unique is the name Blackwell? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Blackwell. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Blackwell: Your name in reverse order is Llewkcalb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kaelblclw. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Blackwell? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 47,175 people with the last name Blackwell.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Blackwell? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 16 of them will have Blackwell as their last name.
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Popularity of Blackwell as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Blackwell U.S.
  White 65.69% 64.26%
  African American 28.46% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.39% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.77% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.64% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.05% 16.26%

Of Last Name Blackwell

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

  1. A surname​.

What does the name Blackwell mean?

Bis for busy, your never idle life.

Lis for loyalty, that you show.

Ais for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Cis for creative, ideas aplenty

Kis for kid, the child within.

Wis for willing, to go the extra mile

Eis for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

Lis for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

Lis for love, everlasting.

Past life for Blackwell born Apr 15, 2014

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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 Saudi Arabia approximately on 1050. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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