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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Briscoe

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Alt. Meaning

B is for bygone, never forgetting golden memories.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

S is for serene, your calm time.

C is for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

E is for expert, in your chosen career

Notable Persons Named Briscoe

Briscoe Baldwin was a Member of the Virginia House of Delegates, Justice of the Virginia Supreme Court, Member of theVirginia House of Delegates, and List of Justices of the Supreme Court of Virginia. Briscoe was born on January 18th, 1789 in Winchester, Virginia. He passed away on May 18th, 1852.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Briscoe

Jay was born on January 25th, 1984 in Salisbury, Maryland.


Nicole Briscoe is a beauty queen. She holds the title Miss Illinois Teen USA 1998 and Miss Illinois Teen USA1998. Nicole was given the name Nicole Manske on July 2nd, 1980 in Wausau, Wisconsin.


Mark was born on January 18th, 1985 in Laurel, Delaware.


Isaiah Briscoe is a basketball player for the Kentucky Wildcats and Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball in the Southeastern Conference. Isaiah was born on April 13th, 1996 in Union Township, Union County, New Jersey.


Brent Briscoe is an actor and writer. Brent was born on May 21st, 1961 in Moberly, Missouri.


Ryan Briscoe is a racing driver for the Schmidt Peterson Motorsports. Ryan was born on September 24th, 1981.


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Popularity of Briscoe as a last name

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Common last names for Briscoe

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Briscoe U.S.
  White 54.73% 64.26%
  African American 38.64% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.44% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.02% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.69% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.49% 16.26%

Of Last Name Briscoe

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

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Fun Facts about the name Briscoe

  • How Popular is the name Briscoe? Briscoe is the 42,571st most popular name of all time. As a last name Briscoe was the 2,629th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Briscoe have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 68 babies born with the first name Briscoe in the United States. That's more than enough people named Briscoe to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Briscoe? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Briscoe first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Briscoe is Wednesday, March 2nd, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Briscoe born? The highest recorded use of the first name Briscoe was in 1916 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Briscoe: Your name in reverse order is Eocsirb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iobescr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Briscoe? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 13,728 people with the last name Briscoe.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Briscoe? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 5 of them will have Briscoe as their last name.

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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).
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