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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kirkendall

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  • According to a user from Washington, United States, the name Kirkendall is of Dutch origin and means "Near the church".
  • A user from Maine, United States says the name Kirkendall is of English Greek origin and means "Hopeful Warrior".
Other origins: German

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Kirkendall

Ernest Kirkendall was a in the field of metallurgy. Ernest was born on July 6th, 1914 in East Jordan, Michigan, USA. He died on August 22nd, 2005.


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Popularity of Kirkendall as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kirkendall U.S.
  White 88.30% 64.26%
  African American 5.08% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.41% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.89% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.58% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.74% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kirkendall

People with the last name Kirkendall are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Kirkendall

  • How Popular is the name Kirkendall? As a last name Kirkendall was the 10,923rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Kirkendall first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Kirkendall is Tuesday, March 6th, 1917.
  • How unique is the name Kirkendall? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Kirkendall. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Kirkendall: Your name in reverse order is Lladnekrik. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kalerildkn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kirkendall? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,914 people with the last name Kirkendall.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kirkendall? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kirkendall as their last name since less than 1 person in 101k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Kirkendalls Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Kirkendall born Jan 5, 2005

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ireland approximately on 1800. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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