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 Wilhoit

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Alt. Meaning

W is for wanderlust, travel is near!

I is for inclusive, never leaving others out

L is for lucky, who is more?

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

O is for objective, always impartial

I is for intriguing, arousing the curiosity of others

T is for tough, for you are not easily broken

Notable Persons With the Last Name Wilhoit

Lisa Wilhoit is an actress and actor. She was most prominent from 1991 to present. Lisa was given the name Lisa Marie Wilhoit on July 30th, 1981 in Hollywood.


Joe Wilhoit was an athlete. Joe was born on December 20th, 1885 in Hiawatha, Kansas. He died on September 25th, 1930.


James was born on June 30th, 1983.


Pete Wilhoit is a rock music, alternative rock, and jazz musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1989.


Henry was born on February 11th, 1935 in Ashland, Kentucky.


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Popularity of Wilhoit as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wilhoit U.S.
  White 94.55% 64.26%
  African American 2.83% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.39% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.26% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.18% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.78% 16.26%

Of Last Name Wilhoit

People with the last name Wilhoit are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Wilhoit

  • How Popular is the name Wilhoit? As a last name Wilhoit was the 13,300th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Wilhoit first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Wilhoit is Saturday, January 5th, 1907.
  • How unique is the name Wilhoit? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Wilhoit. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Wilhoit: Your name in reverse order is Tiohliw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lhowiit. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wilhoit? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,293 people with the last name Wilhoit.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wilhoit? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Wilhoit as their last name since less than 1 person in 128k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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