Ensley name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ensley

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Alt. Meaning

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

S is for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

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

E is for enduring, forever will your memory remain

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Notable Persons Named Ensley

Notable Persons Named Ensley

Ensley Bingham

Ensley was born in 1961.

Ensley A. Carpenter

Ensley was born in 1819.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Ensley

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ensley

Niecy Nash

Niecy Nash is an actress, comedian, model, and producer. She has had major accomplishments since 1995. Niecy was given the name Carol Denise Ensley on February 23rd, 1970 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Evangeline Walton Ensley

Evangeline Walton Ensley was a fantasy writer. Evangeline was born on November 24th, 1907 in Indianapolis. She passed away on March 11th, 1996.

Harold Edward Ensley

Harold Edward Ensley was a radio and television personality, outdoor sports television pioneer, professional fisherman and outdoorsman, and noted fishing lure designer. Harold was born on November 20th, 1912 in Healy, Kansas. He left this life on August 24th, 2005.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ensley U.S.
  White 77.83% 64.26%
  African American 15.59% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.57% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.41% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.76% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.85% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ensley

People with the last name Ensley are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Ensley

  • How Popular is the name Ensley? Ensley is the 7,802nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Ensley was the 8,174th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ensley have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,688 babies born with the first name Ensley in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ensley 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 Ensley? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ensley first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ensley is Friday, June 5th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Ensley born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ensley was in 2018 with a total of 433 babies.
  • Random Ensley Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ensley is not a popular baby girl's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Michigan have the same name in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Ensley: The name spelled backwards is Yelsne. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Lneesy. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ensley? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,055 people with the last name Ensley.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ensley? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Ensley as their last name.
  • Ensley name meaning

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