First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Blanchard

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International Interest
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Borrowed from French Blanchard.

  1. A surname​.
  2. A village in Iowa, United States.
  3. A town in Louisiana, United States.
  4. A city in Oklahoma, United States.
  5. A town in Wisconsin, United States.

Blanchard was also found in the following language(s): French, Portuguese, and Spanish

Notable Persons Named Blanchard

Notable Persons Named Blanchard

Blanchard Rene Alana

Blanchard was born on March 5th, 1990 in Kauai.

Blanchard Ryan

She was most prominent from 1998 to present. Blanchard was given the name Susan Blanchard Ryan on January 12th, 1967 in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.

Blanchard Montgomery

Blanchard was born on February 7th, 1961 in Los Angeles.

Blanchard Dogbo

Blanchard Dogbo is an athlete for the US Sainte-Marienne.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Blanchard

Notable Persons With the Last Name Blanchard

Rowan Blanchard

Rowan Blanchard is an actress. She was most active from 2010 to present. Rowan was born on October 14th, 2001 in Los Angeles, California, United States.

Rachel Blanchard

Rachel Blanchard is an actress and actor. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1984 to present. Rachel was given the name Rachel Louise Blanchard on March 19th, 1976 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Tammy Blanchard

Tammy Blanchard is an actress, singer, actor, and singing. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1997 to present. Tammy was born on December 14th, 1976 in Bayonne, New Jersey.

Tully Blanchard

Tully Blanchard is a wrestler. Tully was born on January 22nd, 1954 in Alberta.

Snow White / Mary Margaret Blanchard

Snow White / Mary Margaret Blanchard is a teacher, mayor, and princess.

Dr Kenneth Hartley Blanchard

Dr Kenneth Hartley Blanchard is an author, professional speaker, consultant, management expert, motivational speaker, management, and managementexpert. Dr was born on May 6th, 1939 in Orange, New Jersey.

  • Olivier Blanchard
  • Terence Blanchard
  • Susan Blanchard
  • Ruth Becker Blanchard
  • James Blanchard
    Governor of Michigan
  • Doc Blanchard
    Football Player
  • Jean-Pierre Blanchard
  • Sophie Blanchard
  • Matt Blanchard
    Football Player
  • María Blanchard
  • Thomas Blanchard
  • William H. Blanchard
  • Johnny Blanchard
  • Jonathan Blanchard
    Abolitionism in the United States

Common last names for Blanchard

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Davis
  • Brown

Common first names for Blanchard

  • William
  • Mary
  • John
  • Robert
  • James
  • George
  • Joseph
  • Dorothy
  • Edward
  • Margaret
  • Helen
  • Ruth
  • Elizabeth
  • Paul
  • Harold
  • Richard
  • Walter
  • Alice

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Blanchard U.S.
  White 84.87% 64.26%
  African American 9.32% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.51% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.80% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.85% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.65% 16.26%

Of Last Name Blanchard

People with the last name Blanchard are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Blanchard

  • What name lists does Blanchard rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Blanchard? Blanchard is the 18,838th most popular name of all time. As a last name Blanchard was the 920th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Blanchard have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 413 babies born with the first name Blanchard in the United States. That's more than enough people named Blanchard to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Blanchard? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1883 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Blanchard first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Blanchard is Thursday, December 23rd, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Blanchard born? The highest recorded use of the first name Blanchard was in 1917 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Blanchard Factoid: According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Blanchard is not a popular baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Louisiana have the same name in 1925.
  • Weird things about the name Blanchard: The name spelled backwards is Drahcnalb. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Darncalhb. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Blanchard? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 37,695 people with the last name Blanchard.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Blanchard? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 13 of them will have Blanchard as their last name.
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