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

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Origin and Meaning of Poye

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  • A submission from Nigeria says the name Poye means ""Gift of God"" and is of Portuguese origin.

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Popularity of Poye as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Poye U.S.
  White 87.74% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Poye

People with the last name Poye are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Poye

  • How Popular is the name Poye? As a last name Poye was the 153,769th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Poye first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Poye is Friday, August 13th, 1915.
  • How unique is the name Poye? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Poye. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Poye: Your name in reverse order is Eyop. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ypeo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Poye? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 106 people with the last name Poye.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Poye? Poye is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Poyes Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Poye born Mar 5, 1942

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Greece approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).