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1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
2k
in the U.S.
in 2010

Kelson

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1962 5 0 5
1979 6 0 6
1980 9 0 9
1982 16 0 16
1983 10 0 10
1984 10 0 10
1986 14 0 14
1987 31 0 31
1988 30 0 30
1989 28 0 28
1990 38 0 38
1991 34 0 34
1992 30 0 30
1993 23 0 23
1994 26 0 26
1995 30 0 30
1996 36 0 36
1997 30 0 30
1998 31 0 31
1999 32 0 32
2000 25 0 25
2001 34 0 34
2002 34 0 34
2003 41 0 41
2004 39 0 39
2005 48 0 48
2006 37 0 37
2007 41 0 41
2008 38 0 38
2009 49 0 49
2010 31 0 31
2011 42 0 42
2012 40 0 40
2013 48 0 48
2014 48 0 48
2015 37 0 37

Fun Facts about the name Kelson

  • How many people with the first name Kelson have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,101 babies born with the first name Kelson in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kelson to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kelson? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1962 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kelson first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kelson is Sunday, August 10th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Kelson born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kelson was in 2009 with a total of 49 babies.
  • Random Kelson Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kelson is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Kelson: Your name in reverse order is Noslek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Neloks. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kelson? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,062 people with the last name Kelson.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kelson? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kelson as their last name since less than 1 person in 143k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Kelson as a first name

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Popularity of Kelson as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kelson U.S.
  White 61.25% 64.26%
  African American 32.10% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.02% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.44% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.25% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.94% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kelson

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Kelson

The name "Kelson" is of English origin, and it means "Son of Kelsey". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Kel"son
See Keelson.
  1. Alternative spelling of keelson

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What does the name Kelson mean?

Kis for kindle, the warmth in others.

Eis for excellence, your passion, your drive.

Lis for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

Sis for serene, your calm time.

Ois for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Nis for number one, make sure to take care of yourself above all others

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