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First Name
727
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
15k
in the U.S.
in 2010

Dennison

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How popular is the baby name Dennison in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1915 5 0 5
1916 6 0 6
1917 8 0 8
1923 9 0 9
1924 6 0 6
1925 10 0 10
1926 11 0 11
1927 8 0 8
1928 7 0 7
1929 5 0 5
1935 8 0 8
1936 5 0 5
1938 7 0 7
1939 7 0 7
1941 7 0 7
1942 9 0 9
1943 9 0 9
1944 9 0 9
1946 14 0 14
1947 5 0 5
1949 18 0 18
1950 11 0 11
1951 16 0 16
1952 6 0 6
1953 7 0 7
1954 7 0 7
1955 7 0 7
1956 5 0 5
1957 9 0 9
1958 8 0 8
1959 7 0 7
1960 10 0 10
1961 11 0 11
1962 9 0 9
1963 8 0 8
1964 8 0 8
1965 8 0 8
1967 6 0 6
1968 10 0 10
1969 8 0 8
1970 7 0 7
1971 10 0 10
1972 10 0 10
1973 16 0 16
1974 9 0 9
1975 9 0 9
1976 9 0 9
1977 9 0 9
1978 10 0 10
1979 6 0 6
1980 10 0 10
1981 10 0 10
1982 5 0 5
1983 11 0 11
1984 12 0 12
1985 15 0 15
1986 13 0 13
1987 8 0 8
1988 18 0 18
1989 16 0 16
1990 16 0 16
1991 10 0 10
1992 7 0 7
1993 8 0 8
1994 14 0 14
1996 5 0 5
1998 12 0 12
1999 6 0 6
2000 17 0 17
2002 6 0 6
2003 5 0 5
2004 8 0 8
2006 8 0 8
2007 12 0 12
2009 6 0 6
2010 5 0 5
2011 7 0 7
2012 6 0 6
2013 6 0 6
2014 8 0 8
2015 8 0 8

Fun Facts about the name Dennison

  • How many people with the first name Dennison have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 727 babies born with the first name Dennison in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dennison to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dennison? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dennison first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dennison is Saturday, January 27th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Dennison born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dennison was in 1949 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Dennison Factoid: According to the 1963 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dennison is not a popular baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1963.
  • Weird things about the name Dennison: Your name in reverse order is Nosinned. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Doneisnn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dennison? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 14,629 people with the last name Dennison.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dennison? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 5 of them will have Dennison as their last name.
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Popularity of Dennison as a first name

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Popularity of Dennison as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dennison U.S.
  White 83.74% 64.26%
  African American 7.33% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.68% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 3.62% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.40% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.24% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dennison

People with the last name Dennison are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Dennison

The name "Dennison" is of English origin, and it means "Variant of Dionysius. Dionysius is the mythological Greek god of wine responsible for growth of the vines and the originator of winemaking: (equivalent to the Roman god Bacchus.)". It's a name commonly given to boys.

From Dennis +‎ -son.

  1. A patronymic surname​.

Other Inspirations for the Name Dennison

Dennison Ohio
Dennison Ridge
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Dennison Ford

Notable Persons With the Last Name Dennison

Bonnie Dennison

Bonnie Dennison is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Bonnie was born in 1989 in New York City, New York, U.S.

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What does the name Dennison mean?

Dis for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

Eis for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

Nis for notable, distinguished are your feats

Nis for normal, step outside of the box!

Iis for ignite, the fire in you!

Sis for smile, it gives you face value.

Ois for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Nis for nurturing, to all that need help

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