First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Pulliam

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Pulliam

Keshia Knight Pulliam is an actor and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1982 to present. Keshia was born on April 9th, 1979 in Newark, New Jersey, U.S.


William Daron Pulliam was a funk, california soul, afrobeat, and soul music musician. William was born on October 5th, 1946 in Berkeley, California. He breathed his last breath on June 9th, 2013.


Nicole Pulliam is a television and television actress. Nicole was born on May 10th, 1982 in Columbus, Ohio. Nicole is also known as Kobe.


Eugene C. Pulliam was a newspaper publisher, businessman, and businessperson. Eugene was given the name Eugene Collins Pulliam on May 3rd, 1889 in Ulysses, Kansas, U.S. He died on June 23rd, 1975.


Harry Clay Pulliam was a mlb executive. Harry was born on February 9th, 1869 in Scottsville, Kentucky. He passed away on July 29th, 1909.


Eugene S. Pulliam was a notable person. Eugene was given the name Eugene Smith Pulliam by his parent Eugene C. Pulliam on September 7th, 1914. He left this life on January 20th, 1999.


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Popularity of Pulliam as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Pulliam U.S.
  White 66.49% 64.26%
  African American 27.71% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.48% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.02% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.51% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.79% 16.26%

Of Last Name Pulliam

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

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Fun Facts about the name Pulliam

  • How Popular is the name Pulliam? As a last name Pulliam was the 3,099th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Pulliam first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Pulliam is Friday, August 8th, 1884.
  • How unique is the name Pulliam? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Pulliam. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Pulliam: Your name in reverse order is Maillup. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Upimlla. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Pulliam? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 11,613 people with the last name Pulliam.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Pulliam? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Pulliam as their last name.

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What does the name Pulliam mean?

Pis for popular, that you are!

Uis for unique, your love of life.

Lis for lofty, your ambitions are high!

Lis for lively, your life is full of energy!

Iis for ideals, no higher!

Ais for articulate, a regular wordsmith

Mis for mild, your mild and gentle way.

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