Quitman name meaning

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

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Quitman mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Quitman

User Submitted Origins

Native American

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International Interest
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  1. A surname​.
  2. A city in Arkansas.
  3. A city, the county seat of Brooks County, Georgia, United States.
  4. A village in Louisiana.
  5. A city, the county seat of Clarke County, Mississippi.
  6. A small city, the county seat of Wood County, Texas.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Quitman

Notable Persons With the Last Name Quitman

John A. Quitman

John A. Quitman was a Governor of Mississippi. His military service ended in 1848. John was born on September 1st, 1798 in Rhinebeck (village), New York. He breathed his last breath on July 17th, 1858.


Fun Facts about the name Quitman

  • How Popular is the name Quitman? Quitman is the 18,304th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Quitman have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 433 babies born with the first name Quitman in the United States. That's more than enough people named Quitman 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 Quitman? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Quitman first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Quitman is Tuesday, January 15th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Quitman born? The highest recorded use of the first name Quitman was in 1922 with a total of 19 babies.
  • Random Quitman Factoid: According to the 1922 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Quitman is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name in 1922.
  • Weird things about the name Quitman: The name spelled backwards is Namtiuq. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Muiatnq. How do you pronounce that?
  • Quitman name meaning

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