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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Boyett

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Alt. Meaning

B is for beacon, you extend your friendly hand.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

Y is for young, the years never show!

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Boyett

Lon Boyett is a football player. Lon was born on December 24th, 1953 in Lancaster, California.


William Boyett was an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1951 to 1998. William was born on January 3rd, 1927 in Akron, Ohio, U.S. He died on December 29th, 2004.


John Boyett is a football player for the Ottawa Redblacks. John was born on December 20th, 1989 in Woodland, California.


Steven R. Boyett is a writer and disc jockey. Steven is also known as DJ Steve Boyett and Steve Boyett.


Theodore was born on August 2nd, 1912 in Missouri, United States. Theodore is also known as Coach Boyett. He died on August 17th, 1987.


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Popularity of Boyett as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Boyett U.S.
  White 92.00% 64.26%
  African American 1.75% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.54% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.36% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.97% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.38% 16.26%

Of Last Name Boyett

People with the last name Boyett are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Boyett

  • How Popular is the name Boyett? As a last name Boyett was the 7,465th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Boyett first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Boyett is Sunday, January 9th, 1887.
  • How unique is the name Boyett? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Boyett. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Boyett: Your name in reverse order is Tteyob. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Teybto. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Boyett? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,465 people with the last name Boyett.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Boyett? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Boyett as their last name.

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