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  1. An English surname​.

Notable Persons Named Grimes

Grimes is a synthpop, art pop, dream pop, electronica, and experimental pop musician. She plays Vocals, keyboards, synthesizer, guitar, piano, drums, percussion, bass, and Sampler (musical instrument). She has been prominent since 2009. Grimes was given the name Claire Elise Boucher on March 17th, 1988 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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Grimes Poznikov was an influential individual. Grimes was born in 1946. Grimes is also known as Poznik and Grimes. He breathed his last breath in 2005.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Grimes

Tammy Grimes is an actor, singing, actress, and singer. Tammy was given the name Tammy Lee Grimes on January 30th, 1934 in Lynn, Massachusetts, U.S.

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Grimes is a synthpop, art pop, dream pop, electronica, and experimental pop musician. She plays Vocals, keyboards, synthesizer, guitar, piano, drums, percussion, bass, and Sampler (musical instrument). She has been prominent since 2009. Grimes was given the name Claire Elise Boucher on March 17th, 1988 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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Rick Grimes is an alexandria constable, leader of the alexandria safe zone, comic:, cynthiana sheriff's deputy, television:, king county sheriff deputy, cynthiana, and kentucky.

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Scott Grimes is a rock, soft rock, and pop rock musician. He was most active from 1983 to present. Scott was given the name Scott Richard Grimes on July 9th, 1971 in Lowell, Massachusetts, United States.

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Luke Grimes is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 2006 to 2006. Luke was given the name Luke Timothy Grimes on January 21st, 1984 in Dayton, Ohio.

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Carl Grimes is a comic only:, blacksmith apprentice, and blacksmith.

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Popularity of Grimes as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Grimes U.S.
  White 74.91% 64.26%
  African American 19.49% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.39% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.58% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.18% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.45% 16.26%

Of Last Name Grimes

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

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Fun Facts about the name Grimes

  • How Popular is the name Grimes? As a last name Grimes was the 686th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Grimes first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Grimes is Friday, November 28th, 1884.
  • How unique is the name Grimes? From 1880 to 2016 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Grimes. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Grimes: Your name in reverse order is Semirg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Emrisg. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Grimes? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 50,245 people with the last name Grimes.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Grimes? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 17 of them will have Grimes as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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