Patton

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
66k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Patton

"Patton" is a name of English origin, and it means "From the warrior's town". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

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  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons With the Name Patton

Patton Oswalt is an observational comedy, black comedy, and surreal humour comedian. Patton was given the name Patton Peter Oswalt on January 27th, 1969 in Portsmouth, Virginia, U.S.

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Patton Kizzire is a notable somebody.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Patton

Jr. George Smith Patton is a military person.

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Paula Patton is an actress. She was most active from 2004 to present. Paula was given the name Paula Maxine Patton on December 5th, 1975 in Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Mike Patton is an experimental music and alternative metal musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1985. Mike was given the name Michael Allan Patton on January 27th, 1968 in Eureka, California, US.

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Candice Patton is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2004 to present. Candice was given the name Candice Kristina Patton on June 24th, 1988 in Jackson, Mississippi, U.S.

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Big Boi is a hip hop music rapping, songwriter, record producer, and actor. He plays Rapping and Keyboard instrument. His ongoing career started in 1991. Big was given the name Antwan André Patton on February 1st, 1975 in Savannah, Georgia, U.S.

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Will Patton is an actor. He was most active from 1979 to present. Will was given the name William Rankin Patton on June 14th, 1954 in Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1915 9 0 9
1921 5 0 5
1922 5 0 5
1923 6 0 6
1924 10 0 10
1926 6 0 6
1927 7 0 7
1928 5 0 5
1934 6 0 6
1938 6 0 6
1940 5 0 5
1942 7 0 7
1943 6 0 6
1944 13 0 13
1945 15 0 15
1946 12 0 12
1947 12 0 12
1948 9 0 9
1949 8 0 8
1950 6 0 6
1951 7 0 7
1952 5 0 5
1953 13 0 13
1954 10 0 10
1955 7 0 7
1956 8 0 8
1957 6 0 6
1958 9 0 9
1959 6 0 6
1960 5 0 5
1961 5 0 5
1964 11 0 11
1965 6 0 6
1966 7 0 7
1968 6 0 6
1969 6 0 6
1970 6 0 6
1971 7 0 7
1972 8 0 8
1973 7 0 7
1975 8 0 8
1976 5 0 5
1977 9 0 9
1978 13 0 13
1979 7 0 7
1981 7 0 7
1982 5 0 5
1983 8 0 8
1984 7 0 7
1985 10 0 10
1987 5 0 5
1988 6 0 6
1989 11 0 11
1990 8 0 8
1991 5 0 5
1992 7 0 7
1993 17 0 17
1994 5 0 5
1995 10 0 10
1996 16 0 16
1997 15 0 15
1998 14 0 14
1999 17 0 17
2000 15 0 15
2001 24 0 24
2002 21 5 16
2003 31 0 31
2004 26 6 20
2005 37 0 37
2006 28 0 28
2007 34 7 27
2008 35 7 28
2009 37 5 32
2010 50 5 45
2011 57 7 50
2012 54 6 48
2013 57 0 57
2014 58 7 51
2015 77 7 70

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Popularity of Patton as a first name

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Popularity of Patton as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Patton U.S.
  White 73.05% 64.26%
  African American 20.90% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.49% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.88% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.25% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.44% 16.26%

Of Last Name Patton

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

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Fun Facts about the name Patton

  • How Popular is the name Patton? Patton is the 9,260th most popular name of all time. As a last name Patton was the 506th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Patton have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,159 babies born with the first name Patton in the United States. That's more than enough people named Patton to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Patton? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Patton first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Patton is Thursday, July 25th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Patton born? The highest recorded use of the first name Patton was in 2015 with a total of 70 babies.
  • Random Patton Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Patton is not a popular baby boy's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Patton: Your name in reverse order is Nottap. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Topnta. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Patton? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 66,293 people with the last name Patton.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Patton? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 22 of them will have Patton as their last name.

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What does the name Patton mean?

Pis for passion, your fire!

Ais for adorable, how precious

Tis for talent, hidden or not.

Tis for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

Ois for objective, always impartial

Nis for name, a pleasant one indeed.

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.