First Name
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 Garriott

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Alt. Meaning

G is for giggle, a laugh never hurts!

A is for adventure, take a new one today

R is for rock star, let it out!

R is for realist, the way you are.

I is for immaculate, keeping it tidy

O is for objective, always impartial

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

T is for teacher, you truly are.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Garriott

Richard Garriott de Cayeux is a video game developer. Richard was given the name Richard Allen Garriott by his parent Owen K. Garriott on July 4th, 1961 in Cambridge.


Owen K. Garriott is an engineer.


Cecil Garriott was an athlete. Cecil was born on August 15th, 1916 in Harristown, Illinois. He left this life on February 20th, 1990.


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Popularity of Garriott as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Garriott U.S.
  White 95.29% 64.26%
  African American 0.52% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.79% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.52% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.05% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.83% 16.26%

Of Last Name Garriott

People with the last name Garriott are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Garriott

  • How Popular is the name Garriott? As a last name Garriott was the 22,450th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Garriott first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Garriott is Friday, June 21st, 1889.
  • How unique is the name Garriott? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Garriott. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Garriott: Your name in reverse order is Ttoirrag. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Agttriro. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Garriott? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,146 people with the last name Garriott.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Garriott? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Garriott as their last name since less than 1 person in 256k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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