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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kinloch

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  • A submission from Colorado, United States says the name Kinloch means "Keeper of the lake" and is of Scottish origin.
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International Interest


  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Kinloch

George Kinloch was a Member of Parliament for Dundee and Member of ParliamentforDundee. George was born on April 30th, 1775 in Dundee. He died on March 28th, 1833.


Bruce Kinloch is a military person. His military service ended in 1947.


Francis, was born on June 23rd, 1676. He died on March 2nd, 1747.


John was born in 1849. They left this life in 1910.


Bobby Kinloch was an athlete for the Forres Mechanics F.C., Hibernian F.C., Greenock Morton F.C., Berwick Rangers F.C., Toronto City, Hamilton Steelers (ECPSL), Raith Rovers F.C., and Dunfermline Athletic F.C. Bobby was born in 1935 in Glasgow, Scotland. Bobby is also known as Kinloch and Robert. He breathed his last breath on August 27th, 2014.


Billy Kinloch was a baseball player. Billy was born on March 21st, 1874 in Providence, Rhode Island. He breathed his last breath on February 15th, 1931.


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Popularity of Kinloch as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kinloch U.S.
  White 34.84% 64.26%
  African American 60.86% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.39% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.19% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kinloch

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

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Fun Facts about the name Kinloch

  • How Popular is the name Kinloch? As a last name Kinloch was the 28,465th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Kinloch first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Kinloch is Saturday, June 30th, 1866.
  • How unique is the name Kinloch? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Kinloch. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Kinloch: Your name in reverse order is Hcolnik. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cklnoih. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kinloch? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 838 people with the last name Kinloch.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kinloch? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kinloch as their last name since less than 1 person in 357k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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