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


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Fun Facts about the name Deighton

  • How many people with the first name Deighton have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 31 babies born with the first name Deighton in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Deighton? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2003 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Deighton first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Deighton is Monday, February 27th, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Deighton born? The highest recorded use of the first name Deighton was in 2014 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Deighton: Your name in reverse order is Nothgied. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hntegoid. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Deighton? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 335 people with the last name Deighton.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Deighton? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Deighton as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Deighton as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Deighton U.S.
  White 95.52% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.79% 16.26%

Of Last Name Deighton

People with the last name Deighton are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Deighton" mean? The list below shows the origins of Deighton as well as things modernly associated with the name Deighton such as celebrities named Deighton.

  1. Any of several places in Yorkshire.
  2. A habitational surname​ derived from these places.

Other Inspirations for the Name Deighton

Deighton Apartments
Deighton Associates Limited
Deighton Crossword
Deighton Cup
Deighton Family Practice
Deighton Len
Deighton Liverpool
Deighton Ma

What does the name Deighton mean?

Dis for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

Eis for excellence, your passion, your drive.

Iis for inclusive, never leaving others out

Gis for giggle, a laugh never hurts!

His for hope, the encouragement you give.

Tis for treasure, that of your friendship.

Ois for outlook, pleasing to all.

Nis for neighborly, friendly to all acquaintances

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