Willette

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2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Willette mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Willette

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Alt. Meaning

W is for wisdom, you acquire with age.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

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

L is for love, everlasting.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

E is for early, promptness is a virtue

Notable Persons Named Willette

Willette Kershaw was an actress. She was most prominent from 1905 to 1928. Willette was born Willette Kershaw on June 17th, 1882 in Clifton Heights, St. Louis, Missouri, U.S. She breathed her last breath on May 4th, 1960.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Willette

JoAnn Willette is an actress and actor. She was most active from 1983 to 1983. JoAnn was born on October 12th, 1963 in Lewiston, Maine, U.S. JoAnn is also known as Jo Ann Willette, Joanne Willette, and Joann Willette.

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Doris was born on February 11th, 1988 in Lafayette, California.

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Michael J. Willette is a Member of the Maine House of Representatives for the 5th District and Member of theMaine House of Representativesfor the 5th District.

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Alexander was born on April 2nd, 1989 in Presque Isle, Maine.

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Jeff was born on April 29th, 1971.

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How popular is the baby name Willette in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1899 5 5 0
1900 5 5 0
1905 5 5 0
1907 5 5 0
1908 6 6 0
1909 6 6 0
1910 5 5 0
1912 14 14 0
1913 9 9 0
1914 19 19 0
1915 24 24 0
1916 8 8 0
1917 26 26 0
1918 23 23 0
1919 16 16 0
1920 26 26 0
1921 28 28 0
1922 25 25 0
1923 13 13 0
1924 27 27 0
1925 20 20 0
1926 18 18 0
1927 23 23 0
1928 24 24 0
1929 22 22 0
1930 16 16 0
1931 17 17 0
1932 13 13 0
1933 15 15 0
1934 24 24 0
1935 19 19 0
1936 24 24 0
1937 16 16 0
1938 21 21 0
1939 18 18 0
1940 18 18 0
1941 21 21 0
1942 28 28 0
1943 17 17 0
1944 26 26 0
1945 20 20 0
1946 26 26 0
1947 25 25 0
1948 31 31 0
1949 28 28 0
1950 39 39 0
1951 28 28 0
1952 39 39 0
1953 27 27 0
1954 37 37 0
1955 45 45 0
1956 46 46 0
1957 41 41 0
1958 54 54 0
1959 56 56 0
1960 34 34 0
1961 45 45 0
1962 34 34 0
1963 49 49 0
1964 58 58 0
1965 62 62 0
1966 37 37 0
1967 57 57 0
1968 42 42 0
1969 47 47 0
1970 51 51 0
1971 41 41 0
1972 33 33 0
1973 22 22 0
1974 23 23 0
1975 21 21 0
1976 20 20 0
1977 21 21 0
1978 13 13 0
1979 19 19 0
1980 10 10 0
1981 12 12 0
1982 19 19 0
1983 14 14 0
1984 11 11 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 11 11 0
1987 15 15 0
1988 13 13 0
1989 7 7 0
1990 10 10 0
1991 7 7 0
1992 5 5 0
1994 6 6 0
1996 5 5 0
2005 5 5 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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Popularity of Willette as a first name

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Popularity of Willette as a last name

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Common last names for Willette

  • Williams
  • Anderson
  • Johnson
  • Moore

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Willette U.S.
  White 93.22% 64.26%
  African American 1.56% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.39% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.86% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.67% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.29% 16.26%

Of Last Name Willette

People with the last name Willette are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Willette

  • How Popular is the name Willette? Willette is the 6,522nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Willette was the 8,589th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Willette have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,123 babies born with the first name Willette in the United States. That's more than enough people named Willette to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Willette? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1899 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Willette first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Willette is Wednesday, April 30th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Willette born? The highest recorded use of the first name Willette was in 1965 with a total of 62 babies.
  • Random Willette Factoid: According to the 1969 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Willette is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 1969.
  • Weird things about the name Willette: Your name in reverse order is Ettelliw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Illwette. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Willette? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,835 people with the last name Willette.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Willette? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Willette as their last name.

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  • 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).
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