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

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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Cromer

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Alt. Meaning

C is for congenial, your pleasing way.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

E is for enamoured, forever will your children be with you

R is for rock star, let it out!

Notable Persons Named Cromer

Cromer was born in 1831. He died on February 25th, 1917.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Cromer

The Earl of Cromer was an office holder. His military service ended in 1877. The was given the name Evelyn Baring on February 26th, 1841 in Cromer, Norfolk. He died on January 29th, 1917.


Betsy Byars is a children's literature, young-adult fiction, historical fiction, and fiction writer. She has had major accomplishments since 1962. Betsy was given the name Betsy Cromer on August 7th, 1928 in Charlotte, North Carolina, US.


Greg Cromer is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1999 to 1999. Greg was given the name Gregory M. Cromer, Jr. on August 21st, 1971 in St. Louis.


David Cromer is a theatrical director. David was born on October 17th, 1964.


George was born on May 13th, 1856 in Indiana. He left this life on November 8th, 1936.


D. T. Cromer is a baseball player. D. was born on March 19th, 1971 in Lake City, South Carolina.


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Popularity of Cromer as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Cromer U.S.
  White 80.89% 64.26%
  African American 14.29% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.45% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.35% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.71% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.31% 16.26%

Of Last Name Cromer

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

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Fun Facts about the name Cromer

  • How Popular is the name Cromer? Cromer is the 85,680th most popular name of all time. As a last name Cromer was the 4,465th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Cromer have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Cromer in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Cromer? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Cromer first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Cromer is Friday, October 15th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Cromer born? The highest recorded use of the first name Cromer was in 1918 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Cromer: Your name in reverse order is Remorc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Crmoer. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Cromer? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 7,952 people with the last name Cromer.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Cromer? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Cromer as their last name.

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.