Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dutchess

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from California, U.S., the name Dutchess means "Precious".
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International Interest
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  1. Archaic spelling of duchess.

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dutchess U.S.
  White 90.23% 64.26%
  African American 5.75% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.45% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dutchess

People with the last name Dutchess are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Dutchess

  • How Popular is the name Dutchess? Dutchess is the 32,991st most popular name of all time. As a last name Dutchess was the 103,181st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Dutchess have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 138 babies born with the first name Dutchess in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dutchess 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 Dutchess? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dutchess first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dutchess is Friday, May 10th, 1889.
  • What year had the most people named Dutchess born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dutchess was in 2015 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Dutchess: The name spelled backwards is Ssehctud. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Hescdtsu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dutchess? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 174 people with the last name Dutchess.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dutchess? Dutchess is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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