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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 Welliver

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Alt. Meaning

W is for wisdom, you acquire with age.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

L is for love, everlasting.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

V is for versatile, your changeable nature.

E is for early, promptness is a virtue

R is for rich, in the love from others

Notable Persons With the Last Name Welliver

Titus Welliver is an actor and painter. He has had major accomplishments since 1990. Titus was given the name Titus B. Welliver on March 12th, 1961 in New Haven, Connecticut, United States.


Chauncy was born on April 28th, 1983 in Spokane, Washington.


Judson C. Welliver was a newspaper journalist and presidential speechwriter. Judson was born on August 13th, 1870 in Aledo, Illinois. He left this life on April 14th, 1943.


Warren D. Welliver was a Supreme Court of Missouri. Warren was born on February 24th, 1920 in Butler, Missouri. He left this life on October 29th, 2007.


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Popularity of Welliver as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Welliver U.S.
  White 94.35% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.74% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.41% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.75% 16.26%

Of Last Name Welliver

People with the last name Welliver are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Welliver

  • How Popular is the name Welliver? As a last name Welliver was the 19,945th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Welliver first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Welliver is Monday, January 14th, 1889.
  • How unique is the name Welliver? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Welliver. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Welliver: Your name in reverse order is Revillew. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lwrviele. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Welliver? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,345 people with the last name Welliver.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Welliver? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Welliver as their last name since less than 1 person in 217k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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