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Meaning and Origin

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  1. A port and state capital of Tasmania
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  1. The state capital of Tasmania (Australia), named for a Lord Hobart.
  2. A patronymic English surname​ derived from a variant of Hubert.
  3. A city in Indiana
  4. A village in New York
  5. A city in Oklahoma
  6. A census-designated place in Washington (state)
  7. A village in Wisconsin

Notable Persons Named Hobart

Hobey Baker was a player for the, and the, ice hockey, princeton tigers men's ice hockey, st. nicholas hockey club, american football, princeton tigers football, captain (united states o-3), united states army air service, rover (ice hockey), winger (ice hockey), quarterb. He was most active from 1910 to present. Hobey was given the name Hobart Amory Hare Baker on January 15th, 1892 in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, United States. He died on December 21st, 1918.

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Hobart Raymond Gay is a new mexico military institute. His military service ended in 1955.

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Hobart Bosworth was an actor and film director. His most notable accomplishments were from 1908 to 1942. Hobart was born on August 11th, 1867 in Marietta, Ohio, U.S. He died on December 30th, 1943.

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Hobart Alter was a sports equipment fabricator. Hobart was given the name Hobart Laidlaw Alter on October 31st, 1933 in United States. Hobart is also known as Hobie Alter. He left this life on March 29th, 2014.

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Hobart was born on October 7th, 1847 in Toronto. He died on June 3rd, 1931.

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His most notable accomplishments were from 1928 to 1950. Hobart was born on September 22nd, 1886 in Virginia City, Nevada. He passed away on April 26th, 1950.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Hobart

Garret Hobart was an office holder. Garret was born on June 3rd, 1844 in Long Branch, New Jersey. He left this life on November 21st, 1899.

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Sir Percy Hobart is a military person. His military service ended in 1946.

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Rose Hobart was an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1930 to 1930. Rose was given the name Rose Kefer on May 1st, 1906 in New York City, New York, U.S. She passed away on August 29th, 2000.

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Jennie Hobart was a Second Lady of the United States. Jennie was born on April 30th, 1849 in Paterson, New Jersey. She died on January 8th, 1941.

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Dr. Creep was a television master control operator, children's show host, and horror movie host. His most notable accomplishments were from 1972 to 2010. Dr. was given the name Barry Lee Hobart on June 23rd, 1941 in Middletown, Ohio, U.S. Dr. is also known as Dr. Creep. He died on January 14th, 2011.

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He breathed his last breath in 1625.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1885 6 0 6
1892 6 0 6
1893 6 0 6
1894 7 0 7
1895 16 0 16
1896 135 0 135
1897 105 0 105
1898 42 0 42
1899 31 0 31
1900 27 0 27
1901 21 0 21
1902 18 0 18
1903 11 0 11
1904 14 0 14
1905 14 0 14
1906 19 0 19
1907 19 0 19
1908 12 0 12
1909 15 0 15
1910 18 0 18
1911 27 0 27
1912 25 0 25
1913 38 0 38
1914 36 0 36
1915 86 0 86
1916 88 0 88
1917 100 0 100
1918 133 0 133
1919 89 0 89
1920 122 0 122
1921 136 0 136
1922 132 0 132
1923 116 0 116
1924 132 0 132
1925 103 0 103
1926 89 0 89
1927 99 0 99
1928 79 0 79
1929 78 0 78
1930 76 0 76
1931 73 0 73
1932 66 0 66
1933 49 0 49
1934 40 0 40
1935 50 0 50
1936 42 0 42
1937 44 0 44
1938 53 0 53
1939 36 0 36
1940 43 0 43
1941 35 0 35
1942 50 0 50
1943 34 0 34
1944 34 0 34
1945 24 0 24
1946 38 0 38
1947 37 0 37
1948 42 0 42
1949 31 0 31
1950 30 0 30
1951 27 0 27
1952 33 0 33
1953 31 0 31
1954 18 0 18
1955 32 0 32
1956 26 0 26
1957 24 0 24
1958 29 0 29
1959 22 0 22
1960 18 0 18
1961 15 0 15
1962 25 0 25
1963 19 0 19
1964 20 0 20
1965 25 0 25
1966 25 0 25
1967 11 0 11
1968 10 0 10
1969 12 0 12
1970 13 0 13
1971 9 0 9
1972 11 0 11
1973 11 0 11
1974 11 0 11
1975 13 0 13
1976 11 0 11
1977 11 0 11
1978 13 0 13
1979 9 0 9
1980 9 0 9
1982 10 0 10
1983 5 0 5
1984 7 0 7
1985 5 0 5
1986 6 0 6
1987 6 0 6
1988 7 0 7
1989 7 0 7
1990 5 0 5
1991 6 0 6
1994 5 0 5
1997 6 0 6
2013 6 0 6

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Popularity of Hobart as a first name

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Popularity of Hobart as a last name

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Common last names for Hobart

  • Smith
  • Williams
  • Johnson
  • Brown
  • Jones
  • Davis
  • Hall
  • Taylor
  • Martin
  • Clark
  • Thomas
  • Wilson
  • Collins
  • Young
  • Cook

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hobart U.S.
  White 93.83% 64.26%
  African American 0.48% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.15% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.70% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.63% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.21% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hobart

People with the last name Hobart are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Hobart

  • How Popular is the name Hobart? Hobart is the 4,498th most popular name of all time. As a last name Hobart was the 10,298th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Hobart have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,801 babies born with the first name Hobart in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hobart to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hobart? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Hobart first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hobart is Saturday, May 1st, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Hobart born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hobart was in 1921 with a total of 136 babies.
  • Random Hobart Factoid: According to the 1933 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hobart is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1933.
  • Weird things about the name Hobart: Your name in reverse order is Traboh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Btarho. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hobart? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,129 people with the last name Hobart.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hobart? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Hobart as their last name.

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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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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