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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 Maxon

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  • According to a user from Netherlands, the name Maxon is of French origin and means "Greatness".
  • A submission from Arizona, United States says the name Maxon means "Greatest" and is of Unknown origin.
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Notable Persons Named Maxon

Maxon was born in 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Maxon

Bonnie was born on September 10th, 1981 in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Bonnie is also known as Rain; Banks, Peyton; Masón, Bonnie; felony; Banks, and Payton; Sensual Rain.


William Ralph Maxon was a in the field of botany. William was born on February 27th, 1877 in Oneida, New York. He breathed his last breath on February 25th, 1948.


Eric was born in 1882. He passed away in 1963.


Densmore was born on September 30th, 1820. He died on March 21st, 1887.


James was born in 1875. He passed away in 1948.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 5 0 5
1917 5 0 5
1927 5 0 5
1936 5 0 5
1988 5 0 5
1998 12 0 12
1999 8 0 8
2000 7 0 7
2001 16 0 16
2002 18 0 18
2003 16 0 16
2004 26 0 26
2005 19 0 19
2006 16 0 16
2007 32 0 32
2008 47 0 47
2009 33 0 33
2010 55 0 55
2011 49 0 49
2012 67 0 67
2013 76 0 76
2014 101 0 101
2015 104 0 104
2016 96 0 96
2017 95 0 95

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Popularity of Maxon as a first name

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Popularity of Maxon as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Maxon U.S.
  White 81.08% 64.26%
  African American 7.98% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.64% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.18% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.46% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.65% 16.26%

Of Last Name Maxon

People with the last name Maxon are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Maxon

  • How Popular is the name Maxon? Maxon is the 11,147th most popular name of all time. As a last name Maxon was the 10,536th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Maxon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 918 babies born with the first name Maxon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Maxon to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Maxon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Maxon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Maxon is Wednesday, September 15th, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Maxon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Maxon was in 2015 with a total of 104 babies.
  • Random Maxon Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Maxon is not a popular baby boy's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Maxon: Your name in reverse order is Noxam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anxmo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Maxon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,044 people with the last name Maxon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Maxon? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Maxon 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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