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Maynard

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 12 0 12
1882 8 0 8
1883 10 0 10
1886 10 0 10
1887 10 0 10
1888 8 0 8
1889 11 0 11
1890 11 0 11
1891 17 0 17
1892 12 0 12
1893 15 0 15
1894 14 0 14
1895 19 0 19
1896 19 0 19
1897 24 0 24
1898 14 0 14
1899 31 0 31
1900 26 0 26
1901 23 0 23
1902 25 0 25
1903 33 0 33
1904 28 0 28
1905 31 0 31
1906 33 0 33
1907 41 0 41
1908 33 0 33
1909 43 0 43
1910 50 0 50
1911 62 0 62
1912 151 0 151
1913 169 0 169
1914 210 0 210
1915 294 0 294
1916 291 0 291
1917 333 0 333
1918 352 0 352
1919 361 6 355
1920 381 6 375
1921 396 0 396
1922 398 0 398
1923 355 0 355
1924 358 0 358
1925 374 0 374
1926 336 0 336
1927 350 5 345
1928 375 0 375
1929 336 0 336
1930 361 5 356
1931 349 0 349
1932 343 0 343
1933 289 0 289
1934 354 0 354
1935 312 0 312
1936 286 0 286
1937 280 0 280
1938 276 0 276
1939 251 0 251
1940 256 0 256
1941 223 0 223
1942 234 0 234
1943 237 0 237
1944 189 0 189
1945 188 0 188
1946 209 0 209
1947 212 0 212
1948 191 0 191
1949 153 0 153
1950 154 0 154
1951 163 0 163
1952 155 0 155
1953 147 0 147
1954 130 0 130
1955 129 0 129
1956 122 0 122
1957 93 0 93
1958 99 0 99
1959 113 0 113
1960 80 0 80
1961 84 0 84
1962 83 0 83
1963 73 0 73
1964 69 0 69
1965 67 0 67
1966 56 0 56
1967 52 0 52
1968 52 0 52
1969 55 0 55
1970 47 0 47
1971 53 0 53
1972 38 0 38
1973 49 0 49
1974 34 0 34
1975 32 0 32
1976 40 0 40
1977 52 0 52
1978 38 0 38
1979 34 0 34
1980 30 0 30
1981 31 0 31
1982 28 0 28
1983 30 0 30
1984 27 0 27
1985 21 0 21
1986 23 0 23
1987 17 0 17
1988 29 0 29
1989 17 0 17
1990 27 0 27
1991 16 0 16
1992 23 0 23
1993 19 0 19
1994 20 0 20
1995 17 0 17
1996 12 0 12
1997 24 0 24
1998 13 0 13
1999 10 0 10
2000 10 0 10
2001 15 0 15
2002 21 0 21
2003 24 0 24
2004 17 0 17
2005 19 0 19
2006 20 0 20
2007 25 0 25
2008 20 0 20
2009 20 0 20
2010 18 0 18
2011 15 0 15
2012 17 0 17
2013 14 0 14
2014 19 0 19
2015 16 0 16

Fun Facts about the name Maynard

  • How many people with the first name Maynard have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,803 babies born with the first name Maynard in the United States. That's more than enough people named Maynard to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Maynard? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 12 new born babies.
  • When was Maynard first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Maynard is Wednesday, March 14th, 1810.
  • What year had the most people named Maynard born? The highest recorded use of the first name Maynard was in 1922 with a total of 398 babies.
  • Random Maynard Factoid: According to the 1920 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Maynard ranks 112th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Vermont. Imagine that, 5 babies in Vermont have the same name as you in 1920.
  • Weird things about the name Maynard: Your name in reverse order is Dranyam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nyamard. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Maynard? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 36,460 people with the last name Maynard.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Maynard? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 12 of them will have Maynard as their last name.

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Popularity of Maynard as a first name

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Popularity of Maynard as a last name

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Common last names for Maynard

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Brown
  • Miller
  • Jones
  • Anderson
  • Nelson
  • Thompson
  • Peterson
  • Davis
  • Clark
  • Olson
  • White
  • Robinson
  • Young
  • Allen
  • Campbell

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Maynard U.S.
  White 87.48% 64.26%
  African American 6.99% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.46% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.69% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.73% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.65% 16.26%

Of Last Name Maynard

People with the last name Maynard are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Maynard" mean? The list below shows the origins of Maynard as well as things modernly associated with the name Maynard such as celebrities named Maynard.

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Origin and Meaning of Maynard

The name "Maynard" is of English origin, and it means "Brave Strength". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons With the Name Maynard

Maynard James Keenan

Maynard James Keenan is an alternative metal, art rock, and progressive metal musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1986. Maynard was given the name James Herbert Keenan on April 17th, 1964 in Ravenna, Ohio, United States.

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Maynard Ferguson

Maynard Ferguson was a jazz bandleader, trumpeter, multi-instrumentalist, singer, music teacher, and trumpet. He plays Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Firebird (trumpet), Trombone, Types of trombone, Superbone, Baritone horn, French horn, and Soprano saxophone. He was most active from 1939 to 1939. Maynard was given the name Walter Maynard Ferguson on May 4th, 1928 in Verdun, Quebec, Canada. He passed away on August 23rd, 2006.

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Maynard Webb

Maynard Webb is a famed human. He holds the title Chairman of Yahoo!, Founder of Webb Investment, and Chairman ofYahoo!. Maynard was born in 1955.

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Maynard Dixon

Maynard Dixon is a noteworthy person. Maynard was born on January 24th, 1875 in Fresno, California.

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Maynard Eziashi

Maynard Eziashi is an actor. He was most active from 1986 to present. Maynard was born in 1965 in London.

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Maynard Pirsig

Maynard Pirsig was a noteworthy individual. Maynard was born in 1902. He breathed his last breath in 1997.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Maynard

Conor Maynard

Conor Maynard is a pop music and contemporary r&b singer-songwriter and singing. He was most active from 2008 to present. Conor was born on November 21st, 1992 in Brighton.

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Gray Maynard

Gray Maynard is an influential individual. Gray was born on May 9th, 1979 in Phoenix, Arizona. Gray is also known as Lay Praynard.

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Brittany Maynard

Brittany Maynard was a notable somebody. Brittany was given the name Brittany Lauren Maynard on November 19th, 1984 in Anaheim, California, U.S. Brittany is also known as Maynard-Diaz and Brittany. She breathed her last breath on November 1st, 2014.

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Bill Maynard

Bill Maynard is a comedian. Bill was given the name Walter Frederick George Williams on October 8th, 1928 in Heath End, Surrey, England.

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Paul Maynard

Paul Maynard is a for Blackpool North, Cleveleys, Member of Parliament, and forBlackpool North. His ongoing career started in 2010. Paul was given the name Paul Christopher Maynard on December 16th, 1975 in Crewe. Paul is also known as Maynard and Paul Christopher.

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Joyce Maynard

Joyce Maynard is a notable somebody. Joyce was born on November 5th, 1953 in Durham, New Hampshire, United States.

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  • The Countess of Warwick
    (influential human)
  • Kyle Maynard
    (motivational speaker)
  • Nicky Maynard
    (soccer player)
  • Jay Maynard
    (computer programmer)
  • James Maynard
    (noteworthy human)
  • Ken Maynard
    (influential somebody)
  • David Swinson "Doc" Maynard
    (pioneer)
  • Tom Maynard
    (famous person)
  • Brad Maynard
    (football player)
  • Andrew Maynard
    (athlete)
  • Horace Maynard
    (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Tennessee's At-large district)
  • Kermit Maynard
    (actor)
  • Theodore Maynard
    (important human)
  • Hannah Maynard
    (noteworthy human)

What does the name Maynard mean?

Mis for musical, your hidden talent!

Ais for admirable, you certainly are!

Yis for youthful, your eternal look.

Nis for nurturing, the care you provide to all

Ais for acts, the daily acts of kindness shown to others

Ris for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

Dis for discreet, you can keep a secret.

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