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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Mershon

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Alt. Meaning

M is for mirth, your laughter.

E is for eager, let's get started!

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

S is for strength, there when needed.

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

O is for original, one of a kind!

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

Notable Persons With the Last Name Mershon

William was born on January 16th, 1856 in Saginaw, Michigan, U.S. He passed away on July 12th, 1943.


Ralph was born in 1868. He left this life on February 14th, 1952.


Hollie Mershon is a basketball player for the Udominate Basket and Umeå BBK in the Eurocup and Eurocup Basketball.


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Popularity of Mershon as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Mershon U.S.
  White 91.10% 64.26%
  African American 2.95% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.45% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.65% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.60% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.25% 16.26%

Of Last Name Mershon

People with the last name Mershon are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Mershon

  • How Popular is the name Mershon? As a last name Mershon was the 14,827th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Mershon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Mershon is Monday, May 25th, 1885.
  • How unique is the name Mershon? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Mershon. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Mershon: Your name in reverse order is Nohsrem. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Resomnh. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Mershon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,999 people with the last name Mershon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Mershon? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Mershon as their last name since less than 1 person in 147k 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).
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