Destry

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Destry

"Destry" is a name of American origin, and it means "Horse keeper". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Notable Persons Named Destry

Destry Wright is a football player. His career lasted from 2000 to 2000. Destry was born on July 9th, 1977 in Clarksdale, Mississippi.

Popularity:

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1955 8 0 8
1956 10 0 10
1957 6 0 6
1958 5 0 5
1964 154 5 149
1965 57 7 50
1966 43 0 43
1967 34 0 34
1968 32 0 32
1969 30 0 30
1970 31 0 31
1971 38 0 38
1972 38 5 33
1973 31 0 31
1974 31 6 25
1975 22 0 22
1976 28 6 22
1977 29 5 24
1978 27 0 27
1979 24 0 24
1980 24 0 24
1981 18 5 13
1982 26 0 26
1983 27 5 22
1984 18 0 18
1985 13 0 13
1986 23 0 23
1987 36 7 29
1988 29 0 29
1989 33 0 33
1990 29 7 22
1991 40 6 34
1992 46 11 35
1993 34 0 34
1994 39 8 31
1995 20 0 20
1996 33 8 25
1997 38 11 27
1998 28 5 23
1999 29 0 29
2000 20 0 20
2001 36 10 26
2002 10 0 10
2003 16 6 10
2004 18 6 12
2005 21 6 15
2006 20 5 15
2007 17 0 17
2008 17 0 17
2009 21 0 21
2010 17 0 17
2011 25 0 25
2012 17 0 17
2013 14 0 14
2014 19 5 14
2015 12 0 12
2016 10 0 10

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Popularity of Destry as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Destry

  • How Popular is the name Destry? Destry is the 7,787th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Destry have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,571 babies born with the first name Destry in the United States. That's more than enough people named Destry to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Destry? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1955 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Destry first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Destry is Friday, November 18th, 1949.
  • What year had the most people named Destry born? The highest recorded use of the first name Destry was in 1964 with a total of 149 babies.
  • Random Destry Factoid: According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Destry is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1994.
  • Weird things about the name Destry: Your name in reverse order is Yrtsed. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Edsyrt. How do you pronounce that?

What Destry's Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Destry born Sep 4, 1959

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Borneo approximately on 825. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Name poster for Destry

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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.