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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Conroy

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Alt. Meaning

C is for compassion, your finest side.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

N is for normal, step outside of the box!

R is for responsible, honoring your obligations

O is for organized, you always know where things are

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

Notable Persons Named Conroy

Conroy Maddox was an artist in the field of painting. Conroy was born on December 27th, 1912 in Ledbury. He breathed his last breath on January 14th, 2005.


Conroy Black is a football player for the Free agent. Conroy was born on October 31st, 1988 in Miramar, Florida.


Conroy was born on April 18th, 1985.


Conroy Johnson is an athlete for the Cavalier F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Conroy

Frances Conroy is an actress. She has been prominent since 1978. Frances was given the name Frances Hardman Conroy on November 13th, 1953 in Monroe, Georgia, U.S.


Kevin Conroy is an actor. He was most prominent from 1980 to present. Kevin was born on November 30th, 1955 in Westbury, New York, U.S.


He holds the title Baronet. John was given the name John Ponsonby Conroy on October 21st, 1786 in Maes-y-castell, Caerhun, Caernarvonshire, Wales. He passed away on March 2nd, 1854.


Pat Conroy was a writer. He has had major accomplishments since 1970. Pat was given the name Donald Patrick Conroy on October 26th, 1945 in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. He breathed his last breath on March 4th, 2016.


Stephen Conroy is a Senator for Victoria, Deputy Leader of The Opposition in The Senate, Minister for Broadband, Communicationsand the Digital Economy, SenatorforVictoria, Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Australia), and Minister for Communications (Australia). He was most active from 2013 to 2013. Stephen was born on January 18th, 1963 in Ely, Cambridgeshire, England, UK.


He was most active from 1930 to 1961. Frank was given the name Frank Parrish Conroy on October 14th, 1890 in Derby. Frank is also known as Conroy and Frank Parish. He died on February 24th, 1964.


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Popularity of Conroy as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Conroy U.S.
  White 93.96% 64.26%
  African American 0.67% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.62% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.71% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.20% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.84% 16.26%

Of Last Name Conroy

People with the last name Conroy are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Conroy

  • How Popular is the name Conroy? Conroy is the 23,878th most popular name of all time. As a last name Conroy was the 2,184th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Conroy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 252 babies born with the first name Conroy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Conroy 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 Conroy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1922 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Conroy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Conroy is Monday, October 10th, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Conroy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Conroy was in 2001 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Conroy: Your name in reverse order is Yornoc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Crnooy. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Conroy? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 16,651 people with the last name Conroy.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Conroy? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 6 of them will have Conroy as their last name.

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