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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Headley

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  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons With the Name Headley

Headley Bennett is a ska, rocksteady, and reggae musician. He plays Saxophone. His most notable accomplishments were from 1950 to 1950. Headley was given the name Felix Headley Bennett in 1931 in Kingston, Jamaica. Headley is also known as Deadly Headley, Bennett, and Felix Headley.


Headley Keith is a cricketer.


Headley was a famed somebody. Headley was born in 1906. He left this life in 1996.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Headley

Shari Headley is an actress. She was most active from 1983 to present. Shari was born on July 15th, 1964 in Queens, New York, U.S.


David Headley is a video store..proprietor, dea informant, and drug enforcement administration. David was born on June 30th, 1960 in Washington, D.C.


Heather Headley is a contemporary r&b, soul music, contemporary christian music, and gospel music musician. She was most prominent from 1997 to present. Heather was born on October 5th, 1974 in Barataria, Trinidad and Tobago.


Chase Headley is an athlete for the New York Yankees. Chase was born on May 9th, 1984 in Fountain, Colorado.


George Bridges, Baron Bridges of Headley is a famous somebody.


George Headley was a famous individual. George was born on May 30th, 1909 in Colón, Panama. He left this life on November 30th, 1983.


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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

Fun Facts about the name Headley

  • How Popular is the name Headley? As a last name Headley was the 3,830th most popular name in 2010.
  • 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 Hedyeal. 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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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

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.