Kinsley

First Name
23k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
3k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kinsley

"Kinsley" is a name of English origin, and it means "From Cyne's field". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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  1. A female given name

Notable Persons Named Kinsley

Kinsley S. Bingham was a from Michigan, Governor of Michigan, and United States Senate. His career lasted from 1859 to 1861. Kinsley was born on December 16th, 1808 in Camillus, New York. He died on October 5th, 1861.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Kinsley

Martin Kinsley was a Member of the, Treasurer of the, Town of Hardwick, Judge of the, Probate Court, Court of Common Pleas, Massachusetts House of Representatives, Town ofHardwick, Massachusetts Governor's Council, Massachusetts State Senate, and Massachusetts Senate. He was most active from 1819 to 1821. Martin was born on June 2nd, 1754 in Bridgewater, Massachusetts. He left this life on June 20th, 1835.

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Craig was born on January 19th, 1989.

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Colin Kinsley is a Mayor of Prince George, British Columbia, and Mayor ofPrince George.

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Andy Kinsley is a sports team member for the Kidsgrove Athletic F.C.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1978 8 8 0
1980 7 7 0
1981 11 6 5
1982 13 7 6
1983 13 7 6
1984 13 7 6
1985 15 15 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 24 19 5
1988 12 12 0
1989 21 21 0
1990 18 18 0
1991 24 24 0
1992 28 28 0
1993 23 23 0
1994 44 39 5
1995 48 43 5
1996 35 35 0
1997 80 71 9
1998 63 63 0
1999 81 81 0
2000 110 110 0
2001 135 130 5
2002 155 150 5
2003 170 170 0
2004 186 186 0
2005 261 261 0
2006 306 301 5
2007 386 386 0
2008 552 546 6
2009 742 742 0
2010 1,054 1,045 9
2011 1,464 1,459 5
2012 1,760 1,752 8
2013 1,987 1,976 11
2014 2,450 2,442 8
2015 2,783 2,776 7
2016 3,366 3,366 0 #87 girl name
2017 4,048 4,035 13 #59 girl name

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Popularity of Kinsley as a first name

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Popularity of Kinsley as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kinsley U.S.
  White 92.36% 64.26%
  African American 1.87% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.97% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.63% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.47% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.70% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kinsley

People with the last name Kinsley are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Kinsley

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  • How Popular is the name Kinsley? Kinsley is the 1,592nd most popular name of all time. In 2017 Kinsley was the 59th most popular name. As a last name Kinsley was the 10,675th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kinsley have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 22,504 babies born with the first name Kinsley in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kinsley to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kinsley? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1978 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Kinsley first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kinsley is Thursday, February 9th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Kinsley born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kinsley was in 2017 with a total of 4,035 babies. That's a lot of babies named Kinsley!
  • Random Kinsley Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kinsley ranks 39th in popularity as a baby girl's name in North Dakota. Imagine that, 18 babies in North Dakota have the same name as you in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Kinsley: Your name in reverse order is Yelsnik. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Skilyne. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kinsley? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,996 people with the last name Kinsley.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kinsley? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Kinsley 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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