Marsden name meaning

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 Marsden

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International Interest
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  1. A surname​.
  2. A suburb of Brisbane in Logan City, Queensland, Australia.
  3. A village in Saskatchewan, Canada.
  4. A suburb of the town of South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England (OS grid ref NZ3965).
  5. A large village in the Metropolitan Borough of Kirklees, West Yorkshire, England (OS grid ref SE0411).
  6. A ghost town and former gold mining settlement in Grey district, West Coast region, South Island, New Zealand.

Notable Persons Named Marsden

Notable Persons Named Marsden

Marsden Hartley

Marsden Hartley was an artist in the field of painting. Marsden was given the name Edmund Hartley on January 4th, 1877 in Lewiston, Maine, USA. He passed away on September 2nd, 1943.

Marsden Wagner

Marsden was born on February 23rd, 1930 in San Francisco. He breathed his last breath on April 27th, 2014.

Marsden Jones

Marsden was born on December 20th, 1920 in List of villages in Gower. He breathed his last breath on June 11th, 1992.

Marsden Manson

Marsden was born on February 14th, 1850. He passed away on February 21st, 1931.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Marsden

Notable Persons With the Last Name Marsden

James Marsden

James Marsden is an actor, singer, model, and singing. He was most active from 1993 to present. James was given the name James Paul Marsden on September 18th, 1973 in Stillwater, Oklahoma, U.S.

Jason Marsden

Jason Marsden is an actor, voice actor, director, and producer. He was most active from 1986 to present. Jason was given the name Jason Christopher Marsden on January 3rd, 1975 in Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.

Matthew Marsden

Matthew Marsden is an actor, producer, singer, and model. He was most active from 1993 to present. Matthew was born on March 3rd, 1973 in West Bromwich, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom.

Bernie Marsden

Bernie Marsden is a hard rock, blues rock, blues, and heavy metal music musician. He plays PRS Guitars, Gibson Les Paul, Gibson SG, and Fender Stratocaster. He has had major accomplishments since 1973. Bernie was given the name Bernard John Marsden on May 7th, 1951 in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, England.

Gerry Marsden MBE

Gerry Marsden MBE is a beat music, rock music, pop music, british rock, and roll singer-songwriter and celebrity. He has been prominent since 1959. Gerry was given the name Gerard Marsden on September 24th, 1942 in Toxteth, Liverpool, Merseyside, England, UK.

Roy Marsden

Roy Marsden is an actor. He has had major accomplishments since 1964. Roy was given the name Roy Anthony Mould on June 25th, 1941 in Stepney.

  • Rachel Marsden
  • Samuel Marsden
  • Sir Ernest Marsden
  • Kate Marsden
  • Gordon Marsden
    For Blackpool South
  • Jerrold E. Marsden
  • Paul Marsden
    For Shrewsbury
  • Dora Marsden
  • William Marsden
  • Robert Marsden
  • Walter Marsden
  • Edward Marsden
  • Henry Rowland Marsden

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Marsden U.S.
  White 91.08% 64.26%
  African American 3.33% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.70% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.19% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.72% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.99% 16.26%

Of Last Name Marsden

People with the last name Marsden are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Marsden

  • How Popular is the name Marsden? Marsden is the 25,212th most popular name of all time. As a last name Marsden was the 7,096th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Marsden have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 241 babies born with the first name Marsden in the United States. That's more than enough people named Marsden 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 Marsden? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Marsden first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Marsden is Wednesday, December 4th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Marsden born? The highest recorded use of the first name Marsden was in 2013 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Marsden: The name spelled backwards is Nedsram. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Arnemds. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Marsden? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,718 people with the last name Marsden.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Marsden? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Marsden as their last name.
  • Marsden name meaning

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