Loney name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Loney

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Alt. Meaning

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

O is for organized, you always know where things are

N is for notable, distinguished are your feats

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

Y is for yippee, and the things that inspire you to yell it

Notable Persons Named Loney

Notable Persons Named Loney

Loney Clinton Gordon

Loney Clinton Gordon was a in the fields of bacteriology and public health. Loney was given the name Loney Clinton on October 8th, 1915. She breathed her last breath on July 16th, 1999.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Loney

Notable Persons With the Last Name Loney

James Loney

James Loney is a baseball player for the Tampa Bay Rays. James was born on May 7th, 1984 in Houston.

Sidney Luxton Loney

Sidney was born on March 16th, 1860. He left this life on May 16th, 1939.

Allan Loney

Allan was born on May 3rd, 1885 in Parry Sound, Ontario. He left this life on March 2nd, 1965.

Troy Loney

Troy Loney is a hockey player. His most notable accomplishments were from 1983 to 1995. Troy was born on September 21st, 1963 in Bow Island.

Steve Loney

Steve was born on April 26th, 1952 in Marshalltown, Iowa.

Nicholas Loney

Nicholas was born in 1826 in Plymouth. He breathed his last breath on April 23rd, 1869.

  • Milton R. Loney
    Member of the Washington House of Representatives for the 11th District

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Loney U.S.
  White 76.71% 64.26%
  African American 16.92% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.24% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.83% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.82% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.48% 16.26%

Of Last Name Loney

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Loney

  • How Popular is the name Loney? Loney is the 12,694th most popular name of all time. As a last name Loney was the 9,023rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Loney have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 785 babies born with the first name Loney in the United States. That's more than enough people named Loney to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Loney? 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 Loney first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Loney is Friday, May 15th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Loney born? The highest recorded use of the first name Loney was in 1915 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Random Loney Factoid: According to the 1927 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Loney is not a popular baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Louisiana have the same name in 1927.
  • Weird things about the name Loney: The name spelled backwards is Yenol. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Onley. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Loney? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,624 people with the last name Loney.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Loney? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Loney as their last name.
  • Loney name meaning

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