Stoney

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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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 Stoney

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  • According to a user from New Jersey, United States, the name Stoney means "Unbreakable , Strong, Rock, Stone".
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Wiktionary

stone +‎ -y

Notable Persons Named Stoney

Stoney Case is a football player for the Arizona Cardinals, Baltimore Ravens, Detroit Lions, Tampa Bay Storm, and San Jose SaberCats. He was most active from 1995 to 2008. Stoney was born on July 7th, 1972 in Odessa, Texas.

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Stoney Jackson is an actor. He was most prominent from 1979 to present. Stoney was given the name Alwyn Jackson on February 27th, 1960 in Richmond, Virginia. Stoney is also known as Jackson, Stone; Jackson, and Stonewall.

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Stoney LaRue is a red dirt (music) and texas country music musician. He was most active from 2002 to present. Stoney was born in 1977.

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Stoney is a many genres including but not limited to indie, alternative, rock, independent music, alternative rock, and rock music musician. He plays Keyboard instrument, Guitar, and Vocals. He has been prominent since 2001. Stoney was given the name Mark Stoney on May 24th, 1980.

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Stoney Cooper was a country music singing. He plays Fiddle and Guitar. He was most active from 1947 to 1969. Stoney was given the name Dale Troy Cooper on October 16th, 1918. He passed away on March 22nd, 1977.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Stoney

Levar Stoney is a Secretary of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Levar was given the name Levar Marcus Stoney on March 20th, 1981 in Long Island.

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George Johnstone Stoney was a scientist in the field of physics. George was born on February 15th, 1826 in Oakley Park, Birr, County Offaly, Ireland, United Kingdom. He breathed his last breath on July 5th, 1911.

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Casey Stoney is a soccer player for the Arsenal L.F.C., Chelsea L.F.C., Charlton Athletic L.F.C., Notts County Ladies F.C., England women's national football team, and Great Britain women's Olympic football team. Casey was born on May 13th, 1982 in Basildon.

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Andrew was born in 1747. He died in 1810.

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Stoney is a many genres including but not limited to indie, alternative, rock, independent music, alternative rock, and rock music musician. He plays Keyboard instrument, Guitar, and Vocals. He has been prominent since 2001. Stoney was given the name Mark Stoney on May 24th, 1980.

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Kevin Stoney was an actor. Kevin was given the name Kevin Thomas Harvest Stoney on January 22nd, 1921 in Nowgong, Chhatarpur. He passed away on January 22nd, 2008.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1922 10 0 10
1924 5 0 5
1926 6 0 6
1927 5 0 5
1937 11 0 11
1938 18 0 18
1939 20 0 20
1940 22 0 22
1941 31 0 31
1942 16 0 16
1943 19 0 19
1944 19 0 19
1945 13 0 13
1946 15 0 15
1947 20 0 20
1948 20 0 20
1949 18 0 18
1950 22 0 22
1951 24 0 24
1952 11 0 11
1953 18 0 18
1954 17 0 17
1955 22 0 22
1956 17 0 17
1957 30 0 30
1958 25 0 25
1959 32 0 32
1960 27 0 27
1961 15 0 15
1962 54 0 54
1963 259 0 259
1964 109 0 109
1965 98 0 98
1966 76 0 76
1967 57 0 57
1968 62 0 62
1969 58 0 58
1970 62 0 62
1971 76 0 76
1972 63 0 63
1973 55 0 55
1974 54 0 54
1975 52 0 52
1976 58 0 58
1977 61 0 61
1978 39 0 39
1979 39 0 39
1980 48 0 48
1981 46 0 46
1982 36 0 36
1983 31 0 31
1984 31 0 31
1985 30 0 30
1986 44 0 44
1987 33 0 33
1988 32 5 27
1989 33 0 33
1990 37 0 37
1991 38 0 38
1992 35 0 35
1993 31 0 31
1994 34 0 34
1995 31 0 31
1996 24 0 24
1997 22 0 22
1998 35 0 35
1999 26 0 26
2000 18 0 18
2001 30 0 30
2002 23 0 23
2003 19 0 19
2004 9 0 9
2005 23 0 23
2006 26 5 21
2007 14 0 14
2008 24 6 18
2009 22 0 22
2010 18 0 18
2011 18 5 13
2012 27 6 21
2013 18 0 18
2014 15 0 15
2015 15 5 10
2016 20 5 15
2017 19 7 12
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Stoney

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Popularity of Stoney as a first name

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Popularity of Stoney as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Stoney U.S.
  White 55.62% 64.26%
  African American 35.79% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.79% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 2.93% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.29% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.58% 16.26%

Of Last Name Stoney

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

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Fun Facts about the name Stoney

  • How Popular is the name Stoney? Stoney is the 5,329th most popular name of all time. As a last name Stoney was the 19,364th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Stoney have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,895 babies born with the first name Stoney in the United States. That's more than enough people named Stoney to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Stoney? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1922 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Stoney first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Stoney is Thursday, April 10th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Stoney born? The highest recorded use of the first name Stoney was in 1963 with a total of 259 babies.
  • Random Stoney Factoid: According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Stoney is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1992.
  • Weird things about the name Stoney: Your name in reverse order is Yenots. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ytsone. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Stoney? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,397 people with the last name Stoney.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Stoney? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Stoney as their last name since less than 1 person in 213k 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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