Jamerson

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559
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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jamerson

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Alt. Meaning

J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

M is for melody, the song of life.

E is for early, promptness is a virtue

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

O is for objective, always impartial

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Notable Persons Named Jamerson

Jamerson is an athlete for the G.D.R. Monsanto.

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Jamerson Rentería is an athlete for the Tucanes de Amazonas.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Jamerson

James Jamerson was a rhythm, blues, soul music, and funk session musician. He plays Bass guitar, Double bass, and Fender Precision Bass. His career lasted from 1958 to 1983. James was born on January 29th, 1936 in Edisto, South Carolina, United States. He breathed his last breath on August 2nd, 1983.

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Pharoahe Monch is a hip hop music musician. His career lasted from 1987 to 1987. Pharoahe was given the name Troy Donald Jamerson on October 31st, 1972.

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Dave Jamerson is a basketball player for the Omaha Racers, Houston Rockets, Utah Jazz, and Brooklyn Nets. His most notable accomplishments were from 1990 to 1994. Dave was born on August 13th, 1967 in Clarksburg, West Virginia.

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His military service ended in 1998. James was born on January 29th, 1941.

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Lefty Jamerson was a baseball player. Lefty was born on January 26th, 1900 in Enfield, Illinois. Lefty is also known as Jamerson and Charles Dewey. He passed away on August 4th, 1980.

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Devon Jamerson is a soccer player for the Ma Pau S.C., Trinidad, and Tobago national football team. Devon was born on August 27th, 1988 in Trinidad and Tobago.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1968 5 0 5
1969 8 0 8
1970 7 0 7
1971 11 0 11
1972 9 0 9
1974 9 0 9
1975 7 0 7
1976 13 0 13
1977 9 0 9
1978 15 0 15
1979 6 0 6
1980 14 0 14
1981 8 0 8
1982 8 0 8
1983 14 0 14
1984 16 0 16
1985 12 0 12
1986 18 0 18
1987 12 0 12
1988 13 0 13
1989 11 0 11
1990 14 0 14
1991 10 0 10
1992 8 0 8
1993 22 0 22
1994 11 0 11
1995 8 0 8
1996 9 0 9
1997 11 0 11
1998 6 0 6
1999 10 0 10
2000 11 0 11
2001 7 0 7
2002 7 0 7
2003 11 0 11
2004 6 0 6
2005 18 0 18
2006 14 0 14
2007 6 0 6
2008 12 0 12
2009 9 0 9
2010 17 0 17
2011 12 0 12
2012 13 0 13
2013 14 0 14
2014 12 0 12
2015 23 0 23
2016 18 0 18
2017 15 0 15
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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Popularity of Jamerson as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Jamerson U.S.
  White 41.97% 64.26%
  African American 50.88% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.40% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.23% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.94% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.58% 16.26%

Of Last Name Jamerson

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

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Fun Facts about the name Jamerson

  • How Popular is the name Jamerson? Jamerson is the 15,219th most popular name of all time. As a last name Jamerson was the 6,440th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Jamerson have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 559 babies born with the first name Jamerson in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jamerson 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 Jamerson? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Jamerson first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jamerson is Wednesday, April 2nd, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Jamerson born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jamerson was in 2015 with a total of 23 babies.
  • Random Jamerson Factoid: According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jamerson is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1993.
  • Weird things about the name Jamerson: Your name in reverse order is Nosremaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Jsmenora. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Jamerson? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 5,273 people with the last name Jamerson.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Jamerson? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Jamerson 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).
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