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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Conklin

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Conklin

Jack Conklin is a football player. Jack was born on August 17th, 1994 in Plainwell, Michigan.


Ty Conklin is a soccer player. His career lasted from 2001 to 2012. Ty was born on March 30th, 1976 in Phoenix, Arizona.


Chester Conklin was an actor and comedian. He was most prominent from 1916 to 1966. Chester was born on January 11th, 1886 in Oskaloosa, Iowa, U.S. He breathed his last breath on October 11th, 1971.


Ryan Allen Conklin is a notable somebody. His military service ended in 2010. Ryan was born on April 1st, 1985 in Marshall, Michigan. Ryan is also known as Conklin and Ryan Allen.


Heinie Conklin was a noteworthy person. He was most prominent from 1915 to 1959. Heinie was given the name Charles John Conklin on July 15th, 1886 in San Francisco, California, U.S. He passed away on July 30th, 1959.


Harold C. Conklin was a noteworthy person in the field of anthropology. Harold was given the name Harold Colyer Conklin on April 27th, 1926 in Easton, Pennsylvania. He died on February 18th, 2016.


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Popularity of Conklin as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Conklin U.S.
  White 93.04% 64.26%
  African American 1.25% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.64% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.86% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.80% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.42% 16.26%

Of Last Name Conklin

People with the last name Conklin are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Conklin

  • How Popular is the name Conklin? As a last name Conklin was the 1,501st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Conklin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Conklin is Friday, May 8th, 1874.
  • How unique is the name Conklin? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Conklin. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Conklin: Your name in reverse order is Nilknoc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Locnikn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Conklin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 23,846 people with the last name Conklin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Conklin? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Conklin as their last name.

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What does the name Conklin mean?

Cis for compatible, a friend's friend.

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

Nis for notable, distinguished are your feats

Kis for knowledge, an avid learner

Lis for love, everlasting.

Iis for intriguing, arousing the curiosity of others

Nis for normal, step outside of the box!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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