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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 Tyner

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Tyner

McCoy Tyner is a bebop, hard bop, afro-cuban jazz, modal jazz, mainstream jazz, third stream, and post-bop musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1960 to present. McCoy was given the name Alfred McCoy Tyner on December 11th, 1938 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.


Rob Tyner was a proto-punk and hard rock musician. He plays Human voice and Bass guitar. Rob was given the name Robert Derminer on December 12th, 1944. He passed away on September 18th, 1991.


Charles Tyner is an actor. He was most prominent from 1959 to 2014. Charles was born on June 8th, 1925 in Danville, Virginia, USA.


Jarvis Tyner is a political writer, activist, writer, and activism. Jarvis was born on July 11th, 1941 in Philadelphia.


Thomas Tyner is a football player. Thomas was born on September 14th, 1994 in Aloha, Oregon.


James Noble Tyner was a Member of the U. S. House of Representatives from Indiana's 8th district and Member of theU. S. House of RepresentativesfromIndiana's 8th district. James was born on January 17th, 1826 in Brookville, Indiana. He breathed his last breath on December 5th, 1904.


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Popularity of Tyner as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tyner U.S.
  White 73.44% 64.26%
  African American 19.17% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.54% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 2.87% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.19% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.79% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tyner

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

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Fun Facts about the name Tyner

  • How Popular is the name Tyner? Tyner is the 36,491st most popular name of all time. As a last name Tyner was the 5,131st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tyner have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 93 babies born with the first name Tyner in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tyner 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 Tyner? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2000 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Tyner first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tyner is Tuesday, October 26th, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Tyner born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tyner was in 2003 with a total of 12 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Tyner: Your name in reverse order is Renyt. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yretn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tyner? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 6,819 people with the last name Tyner.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tyner? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Tyner as their last name.

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What does the name Tyner mean?

Tis for treat, that you always are.

Yis for yearn, your innermost desires.

Nis for notable, distinguished are your feats

Eis for easy going, no ruffles here.

Ris for romantic, hopelessly so

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.