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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Vigilante

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  1. Member of a vigilance committee

Notable Persons Named Vigilante

Vigilante is a comics character.


Vigilante Carlstroem is an alternative rock, garage punk, and garage rock musician and songwriter. He plays Guitar and Backing vocalist. He was most active from 1989 to present. Vigilante was given the name Mikael Karlsson on October 30th, 1978. Vigilante is also known as Vigilante Carlstroem, Pig Champion Jr, Carlstroem, and Vigilante.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Vigilante

Vigilante is a comics character.


John Vigilante is a hockey player. His most notable accomplishments were from 2006 to 2013. John was born on May 24th, 1985 in Dearborn, Michigan.


Antonio was born in 1955.


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Popularity of Vigilante as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Vigilante U.S.
  White 92.98% 64.26%
  African American 1.10% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.79% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.96% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.17% 16.26%

Of Last Name Vigilante

People with the last name Vigilante are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Vigilante

  • How Popular is the name Vigilante? As a last name Vigilante was the 31,790th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Vigilante first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Vigilante is Thursday, February 27th, 1908.
  • How unique is the name Vigilante? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Vigilante. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Vigilante: Your name in reverse order is Etnaligiv. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nvtigelia. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Vigilante? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 726 people with the last name Vigilante.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Vigilante? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Vigilante as their last name since less than 1 person in 400k 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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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