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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010



Fun Facts about the name Ingram

  • How many people with the first name Ingram have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 370 babies born with the first name Ingram in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ingram to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ingram? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1883 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ingram first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ingram is Tuesday, October 21st, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Ingram born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ingram was in 1917 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Random Ingram Factoid: According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ingram is not a popular baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1917.
  • Weird things about the name Ingram: Your name in reverse order is Margni. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gmirna. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ingram? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 69,345 people with the last name Ingram.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ingram? Ingram was ranked as the 484th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!
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Popularity of Ingram as a first name

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Popularity of Ingram as a last name

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Common last names for Ingram

  • Taylor
  • Smith

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ingram U.S.
  White 61.45% 64.26%
  African American 32.98% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.36% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.54% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.25% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.42% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ingram

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

From a Middle English given name, from Proto-Germanic *Ingwaz (“a Germanic god”) + *hrabnaz (“raven”). The places are named after persons with the surname.

  1. A male given name, in modern use transferred back from the surname.
  2. A patronymic surname​.
  3. An unincorporated community in California
  4. A village in Northumberland, England
  5. A borough in Pennsylvania
  6. A city in Texas
  7. A village in Wisconsin

Other Inspirations for the Name Ingram

Ingram And Associates
Ingram Barge
Ingram Bay Marina
Ingram Entertainment
Ingram Ipage
Ingram Micro
Ingram Micro Address
Ingram Content Group
Ingram Manor

What does the name Ingram mean?

Iis for infinite, are your possibilities

Nis for nurturing, to all that need help

Gis for great, that describes you.

Ris for righteous, you know when you're right.

Ais for accountable, someone to be counted on

Mis for mirth, your laughter.

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