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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Congdon

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Alt. Meaning

C is for comic, laughter is your tonic.

O is for organized, you always know where things are

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

G is for glitter, the spark that is you.

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

O is for outgoing, so sociable are you

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

Notable Persons With the Last Name Congdon

Tim was born on April 28th, 1951.


Amanda was born on August 4th, 1981 in New York City.


Bevan Congdon is a cricketer. Bevan was born on February 11th, 1938 in Motueka.


Lee was born on August 11th, 1939.


Joseph was born on April 13th, 1834. He left this life on April 5th, 1910.


Thomas was born on March 17th, 1931. He died on December 23rd, 2008.


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Popularity of Congdon as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Congdon U.S.
  White 95.96% 64.26%
  African American 0.28% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.54% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.23% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.53% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.46% 16.26%

Of Last Name Congdon

People with the last name Congdon are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Congdon

  • How Popular is the name Congdon? As a last name Congdon was the 8,449th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Congdon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Congdon is Saturday, August 28th, 1897.
  • How unique is the name Congdon? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Congdon. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Congdon: Your name in reverse order is Nodgnoc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ndgncoo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Congdon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,910 people with the last name Congdon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Congdon? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Congdon as their last name.

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