Kendell

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since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kendell

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K is for kindness, you always show.

E is for enamoured, forever will your children be with you

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

D is for direct, you get to the point

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

L is for look, the way you look at life.

L is for lucky, who is more?

Notable Persons Named Kendell

Kendell Geers is a in the fields of conceptual art and installation art. Kendell was given the name Jacobus Hermanus Pieters Geers in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Kendell Foster Crossen was a novelist. Kendell was born on July 25th, 1910 in Athens, Ohio, United States. Kendell is also known as Chaber, M. E. (Pseudonym); Monig, and Christopher (Pseudonym). He died on November 29th, 1981.

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Kendell McFayden is a soccer player for the FC Buffalo, Medaille College, Cascade Surge, Austin Aztex U23, Austin Aztex FC, Kitsap Pumas, and Rochester Rhinos. Kendell was born on September 16th, 1988 in Williamsville, New York, United States.

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Kendell Watkins is a football player. His most notable accomplishments were from 1995 to 1995. Kendell was born on March 8th, 1973 in Jackson, Mississippi.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Kendell

Julia was born on April 26th, 1968 in Middlesex.

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Kate was born on April 15th, 1960.

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Don was given the name Donald Moreton Kendell on January 19th, 1930 in Geelong. He passed away on October 14th, 2001.

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His most notable accomplishments were from 1913 to 1914. William was born on March 6th, 1851 in Mount Pleasant, South Australia. He left this life on March 6th, 1851.

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Ebenezer was born on May 31st, 1886 in near Minlaton, South Australia. He breathed his last breath on April 7th, 1966.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1919 5 0 5
1920 6 0 6
1922 5 0 5
1924 6 0 6
1925 6 0 6
1928 5 0 5
1930 8 0 8
1931 7 0 7
1933 6 0 6
1934 5 0 5
1935 7 0 7
1937 9 0 9
1938 8 0 8
1939 10 0 10
1940 7 0 7
1941 19 0 19
1943 13 0 13
1944 9 0 9
1945 12 0 12
1946 7 0 7
1947 13 0 13
1948 21 0 21
1949 15 0 15
1950 11 0 11
1951 10 0 10
1952 12 0 12
1953 19 0 19
1954 12 0 12
1955 18 0 18
1956 19 0 19
1957 29 5 24
1958 54 20 34
1959 30 7 23
1960 51 8 43
1961 39 8 31
1962 31 0 31
1963 54 5 49
1964 54 9 45
1965 56 16 40
1966 52 12 40
1967 45 6 39
1968 55 11 44
1969 49 6 43
1970 61 16 45
1971 98 42 56
1972 54 16 38
1973 45 16 29
1974 68 16 52
1975 54 7 47
1976 71 12 59
1977 62 13 49
1978 95 15 80
1979 78 10 68
1980 86 25 61
1981 84 18 66
1982 84 22 62
1983 82 17 65
1984 100 38 62
1985 94 23 71
1986 116 33 83
1987 128 41 87
1988 109 22 87
1989 162 35 127
1990 159 30 129
1991 150 33 117
1992 126 28 98
1993 155 52 103
1994 158 63 95
1995 167 57 110
1996 137 50 87
1997 143 42 101
1998 156 66 90
1999 149 39 110
2000 158 56 102
2001 132 39 93
2002 142 45 97
2003 134 54 80
2004 163 75 88
2005 138 55 83
2006 146 62 84
2007 131 52 79
2008 146 39 107
2009 137 56 81
2010 119 36 83
2011 135 54 81
2012 117 53 64
2013 104 44 60
2014 99 37 62
2015 80 27 53
2016 77 25 52
2017 61 19 42
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Kendell

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Kendell as a first name

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Popularity of Kendell as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kendell U.S.
  White 79.87% 64.26%
  African American 15.78% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.93% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.93% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kendell

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

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Fun Facts about the name Kendell

  • How Popular is the name Kendell? Kendell is the 3,265th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kendell was the 36,099th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kendell have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,359 babies born with the first name Kendell in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kendell to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kendell? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1919 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kendell first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kendell is Saturday, May 6th, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Kendell born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kendell was in 1990 with a total of 129 babies.
  • Random Kendell Factoid: According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kendell is not a popular baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1997.
  • Weird things about the name Kendell: Your name in reverse order is Llednek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ldenelk. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kendell? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 621 people with the last name Kendell.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kendell? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kendell as their last name since less than 1 person in 476k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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