First Name
945
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
187
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Garnette

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Alt. Meaning

G is for gem, the jewel you are.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

R is for rock star, let it out!

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

E is for early, promptness is a virtue

T is for talent, hidden or not.

T is for tender, loving nature.

E is for explorer, always ready for the next journey

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1890 7 7 0
1894 6 6 0
1895 8 8 0
1896 6 6 0
1897 7 7 0
1900 9 9 0
1902 6 6 0
1904 6 6 0
1905 7 7 0
1907 5 5 0
1908 13 13 0
1909 11 11 0
1911 13 13 0
1912 23 23 0
1913 22 22 0
1914 24 24 0
1915 30 30 0
1916 23 23 0
1917 28 28 0
1918 23 23 0
1919 28 28 0
1920 40 40 0
1921 34 34 0
1922 38 38 0
1923 23 23 0
1924 20 20 0
1925 15 15 0
1926 9 9 0
1927 12 12 0
1928 21 21 0
1929 23 23 0
1930 10 10 0
1931 12 12 0
1932 11 11 0
1933 14 14 0
1934 13 13 0
1935 13 13 0
1936 11 11 0
1937 18 18 0
1938 13 13 0
1939 13 13 0
1940 7 7 0
1941 21 21 0
1942 9 9 0
1943 12 12 0
1944 7 7 0
1946 15 15 0
1947 13 13 0
1948 16 16 0
1949 10 10 0
1950 17 17 0
1951 14 14 0
1952 12 12 0
1953 8 8 0
1954 15 15 0
1955 9 9 0
1956 7 7 0
1957 8 8 0
1958 7 7 0
1959 11 11 0
1960 12 12 0
1961 7 7 0
1962 5 5 0
1963 5 5 0
1964 6 6 0
1966 5 5 0
1969 6 6 0
1970 8 8 0
1979 5 5 0

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Popularity of Garnette as a last name

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Common last names for Garnette

  • Smith
  • Williams
  • Johnson
  • Brown

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Garnette U.S.
  White 26.74% 64.26%
  African American 41.71% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 19.25% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.95% 16.26%

Of Last Name Garnette

People with the last name Garnette are most frequently White, African American, or American Indian and Alaska Native

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Fun Facts about the name Garnette

  • How Popular is the name Garnette? Garnette is the 10,958th most popular name of all time. As a last name Garnette was the 97,210th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Garnette have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 945 babies born with the first name Garnette in the United States. That's more than enough people named Garnette to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Garnette? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1890 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Garnette first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Garnette is Tuesday, July 1st, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Garnette born? The highest recorded use of the first name Garnette was in 1920 with a total of 40 babies.
  • Random Garnette Factoid: According to the 1919 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Garnette is not a popular baby girl's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1919.
  • Weird things about the name Garnette: Your name in reverse order is Ettenrag. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Teaerngt. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Garnette? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 187 people with the last name Garnette.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Garnette? Garnette is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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).