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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Quartey

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Alt. Meaning

Q is for quick, no faster wit!

U is for upstanding, the honorable way to be

A is for aptitudes, your special capabilities shine

R is for rewards, from your hard work

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

E is for enamoured, forever will your children be with you

Y is for young, the years never show!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Quartey

Ike Quartey is a boxer. Ike was born on November 27th, 1969 in Accra, Ghana.


Jonathan Quartey is a soccer player for the New Radiant S.C., Liberty Professionals F.C., Heart of Lions F.C., International Allies F.C., Ashanti Gold SC, Kaizer Chiefs F.C., OGC Nice, Samsunspor, Power F.C., Hà Nội F.C. (1956), Ghana national under-17 football team, and Ghana national football tea. Jonathan was born on June 2nd, 1988 in Accra.


Laud Quartey is a soccer player for the Accra Hearts of Oak SC. Laud was born on March 11th, 1984 in Ghana.


Raphael quartey is an athlete for the FC Shumen 1929.


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Popularity of Quartey as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Quartey U.S.
  White 2.19% 64.26%
  African American 93.87% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.41% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.31% 16.26%

Of Last Name Quartey

People with the last name Quartey are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Quartey

  • How Popular is the name Quartey? Quartey is the 92,440th most popular name of all time. As a last name Quartey was the 46,568th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Quartey have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Quartey in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Quartey? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1999 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Quartey born? The highest recorded use of the first name Quartey was in 1999 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Quartey: Your name in reverse order is Yetrauq. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eyqtrau. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Quartey? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 457 people with the last name Quartey.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Quartey? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Quartey as their last name since less than 1 person in 667k 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).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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