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Fun Facts about the name Saxton

  • How many people with the first name Saxton have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 452 babies born with the first name Saxton in the United States. That's more than enough people named Saxton to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Saxton? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Saxton first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Saxton is Thursday, October 6th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Saxton born? The highest recorded use of the first name Saxton was in 2006 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Saxton Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Saxton is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Saxton: Your name in reverse order is Notxas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oantxs. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Saxton? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 9,509 people with the last name Saxton.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Saxton? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Saxton as their last name.
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Popularity of Saxton as a first name

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Popularity of Saxton as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Saxton U.S.
  White 78.19% 64.26%
  African American 15.81% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.55% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.58% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.27% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.61% 16.26%

Of Last Name Saxton

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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


Origin and Meaning of Saxton

The name "Saxton" is of English origin, and it means "From the village of the Saxons". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Saxton

Saxton Hale
Saxton Horne
Saxton Hell
Saxton Lab
Saxton Landscaping
Saxton Pa Newspaper
Saxton Lab Fhwa
Saxton Pa

Notable Persons With the Last Name Saxton

Byron Saxton

Byron Saxton is a professional wrestler. Byron was born in 1981 as Bryan Jesus Kelly in Burke, Virginia.


What does the name Saxton mean?

Sis for select, as few are chosen.

Ais for angelic, a truly pure heart

Xis for Xanadu, your place of paradise.

Tis for time, you give to friends.

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

Nis for nifty, how neat!

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