Laroy

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
348
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Laroy

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Wiktionary
  1. excessive softness, as of a viscous substance

Notable Persons Named Laroy

He has had major accomplishments since 2013. LaRoy was born on November 3rd, 1990 in Norfolk, Virginia.

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LaRoy Doss was a basketball player. LaRoy was born on October 6th, 1936. He died on September 7th, 2004.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 11 0 11
1914 11 0 11
1915 12 0 12
1916 15 0 15
1917 9 0 9
1918 14 0 14
1919 8 0 8
1920 18 0 18
1921 18 0 18
1922 8 0 8
1923 22 0 22
1924 17 0 17
1925 20 0 20
1926 18 0 18
1927 20 0 20
1928 19 0 19
1929 14 0 14
1930 15 0 15
1931 19 0 19
1932 22 0 22
1933 10 0 10
1934 15 0 15
1935 10 0 10
1936 15 0 15
1937 12 0 12
1938 11 0 11
1939 10 0 10
1940 11 0 11
1941 15 0 15
1942 18 0 18
1943 14 0 14
1944 12 0 12
1945 9 0 9
1946 8 0 8
1947 10 0 10
1948 11 0 11
1949 16 0 16
1950 14 0 14
1951 11 0 11
1952 12 0 12
1953 10 0 10
1954 15 0 15
1955 11 0 11
1957 10 0 10
1958 19 0 19
1959 12 0 12
1960 14 0 14
1961 15 0 15
1962 11 0 11
1963 15 0 15
1964 13 0 13
1965 16 0 16
1966 20 0 20
1967 12 0 12
1968 17 0 17
1969 17 0 17
1970 12 0 12
1971 17 0 17
1972 17 0 17
1973 17 0 17
1974 11 0 11
1975 12 0 12
1976 13 0 13
1977 18 0 18
1978 14 0 14
1979 24 0 24
1980 17 0 17
1981 11 0 11
1982 20 0 20
1983 24 0 24
1984 11 0 11
1985 16 0 16
1986 7 0 7
1987 14 0 14
1988 18 0 18
1989 26 0 26
1990 17 0 17
1991 16 0 16
1992 14 0 14
1993 9 0 9
1994 15 0 15
1995 9 0 9
1997 14 0 14
1998 10 0 10
1999 8 0 8
2000 10 0 10
2001 6 0 6
2002 5 0 5
2004 8 0 8
2005 7 0 7
2006 8 0 8
2008 8 0 8
2009 10 0 10
2010 6 0 6
2011 8 0 8
2012 7 0 7
2015 5 0 5
2016 7 0 7
2017 5 0 5

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Popularity of Laroy as a last name

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Common last names for Laroy

  • Smith
  • Williams
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Laroy U.S.
  White 91.38% 64.26%
  African American 2.59% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.74% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Laroy

People with the last name Laroy are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Laroy

  • How Popular is the name Laroy? Laroy is the 8,899th most popular name of all time. As a last name Laroy was the 58,337th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Laroy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,312 babies born with the first name Laroy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Laroy 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 Laroy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Laroy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Laroy is Thursday, June 1st, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Laroy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Laroy was in 1989 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Random Laroy Factoid: According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Laroy is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1983.
  • Weird things about the name Laroy: Your name in reverse order is Yoral. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Arylo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Laroy? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 348 people with the last name Laroy.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Laroy? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Laroy as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k 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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