First Name
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 Watty

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Alt. Meaning

W is for wanderlust, travel is near!

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

T is for tender, loving nature.

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

Notable Persons Named Watty

Watty Burnett is a reggae singer-songwriter. He plays Bass guitar, Drum kit, and Vocals. His ongoing career started in 1968. Watty was given the name Derrick Burnett on May 28th, 1950 in Port Antonio. Watty is also known as King Burnett.


Watty Clark was a baseball player. Watty was born on May 16th, 1902 in St. Joseph, Louisiana. He breathed his last breath on March 4th, 1972.


Watty Moore was an athlete for the Hartlepool United F.C. Watty was born on August 30th, 1925 in Hartlepool. Watty is also known as Watson Evans Moore. He died in 1967.


Watty Lee was a baseball player. Watty was born on August 12th, 1879 in Lynch Station, Virginia. He died on March 6th, 1936.


Watty was born on September 19th, 1898. Watty is also known as Friend and Walter Smale. He left this life in 1983.


Watty Keay was a soccer player for the Partick Thistle F.C., Darlington F.C., Derby County F.C., and Southampton F.C. Watty was born on January 16th, 1871 in Whiteinch, Glasgow, Scotland. Watty is also known as Keay and Walter. He breathed his last breath on January 16th, 1943.


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Popularity of Watty as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Watty U.S.
  White 21.99% 64.26%
  African American 34.03% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 34.03% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.28% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.66% 16.26%

Of Last Name Watty

People with the last name Watty are most frequently White, African American, or American Indian and Alaska Native

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Fun Facts about the name Watty

  • How Popular is the name Watty? As a last name Watty was the 95,545th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Watty first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Watty is Saturday, June 10th, 1882.
  • How unique is the name Watty? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Watty. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Watty: Your name in reverse order is Yttaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Wttay. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Watty? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 191 people with the last name Watty.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Watty? Watty is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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