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First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Headley

  • When was the first name Headley first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Headley is Tuesday, October 24th, 1871.
  • How unique is the name Headley? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Headley. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Headley: Your name in reverse order is Yeldaeh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ydeleah. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Headley? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 9,250 people with the last name Headley.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Headley? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Headley as their last name.
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Popularity of Headley as a last name

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Common last names for Headley

  • White

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Headley U.S.
  White 78.29% 64.26%
  African American 15.18% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.61% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.82% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.94% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.17% 16.26%

Of Last Name Headley

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

Entire United States

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Headley" mean? The list below shows the origins of Headley as well as things modernly associated with the name Headley such as celebrities named Headley.

  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Headley

Heather Headley

Heather Headley is a singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress specializing in R&B, soul, inspirational, and gospel music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1997 to present. Heather was born in 1974 in Barataria, Trinidad and Tobago.


What does the name Headley mean?

His for hope, the encouragement you give.

Eis for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

Ais for admirers, and all that you have!

Dis for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

Lis for lucky, who is more?

Eis for easy going, no ruffles here.

Yis for yes, always open to new possibilities

Past life for Headley born Jun 11, 1992

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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 Ontario approximately on 1525. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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