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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Easley

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Alt. Meaning

E is for elegant, born within you.

A is for approachable, constantly meeting new people

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

L is for look, the way you look at life.

E is for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

Notable Persons With the Last Name Easley

Dominique Easley is a football player. Dominique was born on April 28th, 1992 in Staten Island.


Mike Easley is a Governor of North Carolina and North Carolina Attorney General. Mike was born on March 23rd, 1950 in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.


Kenny Easley is a football player for the Seattle Seahawks and 1987 NFL season. Kenny was born on January 15th, 1959 in Chesapeake, Virginia.


His military service ended in 1917. Claudius was born on July 11th, 1891 in Texas. He passed away on June 19th, 1945.


Marcus Easley is a football player. He was most prominent from 2012 to present. Marcus was born on November 2nd, 1987 in Bridgeport, Connecticut.


Damion Easley is a baseball player. Damion was born on November 11th, 1969 in New York City.


Where is the name Easley popular?

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Popularity of Easley as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Easley U.S.
  White 62.25% 64.26%
  African American 31.14% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.66% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.08% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.72% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.15% 16.26%

Of Last Name Easley

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

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Fun Facts about the name Easley

  • How Popular is the name Easley? Easley is the 63,422nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Easley was the 2,212th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Easley have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 18 babies born with the first name Easley in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Easley? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Easley first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Easley is Monday, December 19th, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Easley born? The highest recorded use of the first name Easley was in 1926 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Random Easley Factoid: According to the 1920 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Easley is not a popular baby boy's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1920.
  • Weird things about the name Easley: Your name in reverse order is Yelsae. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Seayle. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Easley? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 16,459 people with the last name Easley.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Easley? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 6 of them will have Easley as their last name.

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  • 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).
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