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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 Newkirk

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  • A user from Delaware, United States says the name Newkirk is of Dutch origin and means "New church".
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Alt. Meaning

N is for noteworthy, just like your achievements

E is for eager, let's get started!

W is for wanderlust, travel is near!

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

I is for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Newkirk

Anastacia is a pop music, pop rock, contemporary r&b, dance music, funk, soul music, and power pop singer-songwriter, dancer, fashion designer, mentor, record producer, and philanthropy. Her career lasted from 1983 to 1992. Anastacia was given the name Anastacia Lyn Newkirk on September 17th, 1968 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.


Ingrid Newkirk is a president of people for the ethical treatment of animals, people for the ethical treatment of animals, and president ofpeople for the ethical treatment of animals. Ingrid was born on June 11th, 1949 in Surrey, England.


Toy Newkirk is a film, actor, television producer, actress, and producer. She was most prominent from 1977 to present. Toy was born on December 29th, 1972.


His military service ended in 1942. John was born on October 15th, 1913 in New York City. He died on March 24th, 1942.


Mike was born on August 12th, 1986 in Ladysmith, Wisconsin.


Joel Newkirk was a baseball player. Joel was born on June 1st, 1896 in Kyana, Indiana. He breathed his last breath on January 22nd, 1966.


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Popularity of Newkirk as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Newkirk U.S.
  White 60.99% 64.26%
  African American 33.74% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.39% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.49% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.29% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.11% 16.26%

Of Last Name Newkirk

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

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Fun Facts about the name Newkirk

  • How Popular is the name Newkirk? As a last name Newkirk was the 3,363rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Newkirk first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Newkirk is Sunday, April 24th, 1892.
  • How unique is the name Newkirk? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Newkirk. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Newkirk: Your name in reverse order is Krikwen. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kkriewn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Newkirk? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 10,620 people with the last name Newkirk.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Newkirk? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Newkirk as their last name.

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