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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lilley

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Alt. Meaning

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

I is for innovator, always improving

L is for luster, your shine.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

Notable Persons With the Last Name Lilley

Chris Lilley is a comedian. Chris was given the name Christopher Daniel Lilley in Sydney.


Butch Patrick is an actor. He was most active from 1961 to 1961. Butch was given the name Patrick Alan Lilley on August 2nd, 1953 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Jen Lilley is an actress and singer. She has had major accomplishments since 2007. Jen was born on August 4th, 1984 in Roanoke, Virginia, U.S.


Peter Lilley is a for Hitchin, Harpenden, (St Albans ), Deputy Leader of the Conservative Party, Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, Shadow Secretary of State for Social Security, Secretary of State for Social Security, Secretary of State for Trade, Industry, Financial Sec. Peter was born on August 23rd, 1943 in Hayes, Kent, England.



Ashley Lilley is an actress and singer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2005 to 2005. Ashley was given the name Ashley-Anne Lilley on January 29th, 1986 in Rothesay, Bute.


Where is the name Lilley popular?

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Popularity of Lilley as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lilley U.S.
  White 87.93% 64.26%
  African American 5.46% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.51% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.49% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.68% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.92% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lilley

People with the last name Lilley are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Lilley

  • How Popular is the name Lilley? Lilley is the 19,946th most popular name of all time. As a last name Lilley was the 4,557th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lilley have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 354 babies born with the first name Lilley in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lilley to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lilley? 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 Lilley first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lilley is Sunday, December 8th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Lilley born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lilley was in 2008 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Lilley Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lilley is not a popular baby girl's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Lilley: Your name in reverse order is Yellil. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lielyl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lilley? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 7,780 people with the last name Lilley.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lilley? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Lilley 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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