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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Locklin

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Alt. Meaning

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

C is for creative, ideas aplenty

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

I is for ideals, no higher!

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

Notable Persons With the Last Name Locklin

Loryn Locklin is an actress. Loryn was born in 1965.


Hank Locklin was a country music singer-songwriter. He plays Guitar. His career lasted from 1949 to 1949. Hank was given the name Lawrence Hankins Locklin on February 15th, 1918. He left this life on March 8th, 2009.




Stu Locklin is an athlete. Stu was born on July 22nd, 1928 in Appleton, Wisconsin.


Billy was born on September 13th, 1936 in Rockdale, Texas.


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Popularity of Locklin as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Locklin U.S.
  White 72.68% 64.26%
  African American 20.03% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.36% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.18% 16.26%

Of Last Name Locklin

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

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Fun Facts about the name Locklin

  • How Popular is the name Locklin? Locklin is the 59,830th most popular name of all time. As a last name Locklin was the 18,715th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Locklin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 23 babies born with the first name Locklin in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Locklin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2014 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Locklin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Locklin is Saturday, June 9th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Locklin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Locklin was in 2016 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Locklin: Your name in reverse order is Nilkcol. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cnillko. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Locklin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,468 people with the last name Locklin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Locklin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Locklin as their last name since less than 1 person in 200k 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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