Rayburn 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 Rayburn mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Rayburn

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Rayburn means "Stream of water" and is of Scottish origin.
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International Interest
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  1. An old-fashioned stove resembling an AGA cooker.

Notable Persons Named Rayburn

Notable Persons Named Rayburn

Rayburn Wright

Rayburn Doucett

Rayburn was born on January 2nd, 1943.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Rayburn

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rayburn

Gene Rayburn

Gene Rayburn was a game show host/announcer. He has had major accomplishments since 1953. Gene was given the name Eugene Jelyevich on December 22nd, 1917 in Christopher, Illinois, U.S. He breathed his last breath on November 29th, 1999.

Sam Rayburn

Sam Rayburn was a 43rd Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, and 37th Dean of the United States House of Representatives. Sam was given the name Samuel Taliaferro Rayburn on January 6th, 1882 in Kingston, Tennessee. He died on November 16th, 1961.

Conner Rayburn

Conner Rayburn is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 2004 to 2010. Conner was born Conner Rayburn on April 7th, 1999 in Dickson, Tennessee, US.

Joel Rayburn

Jim Rayburn

Jim Rayburn was a cleric. Jim was given the name James Chalmers Rayburn Jr on July 21st, 1909 in Marshalltown, Iowa. He passed away on December 11th, 1970.

Gregory F. Rayburn

Gregory F. Rayburn is a former ceo of hostess brands, hostess brands, and former ceo ofhostess brands. Gregory was born in 1959.

  • Bentley Rayburn

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rayburn U.S.
  White 92.87% 64.26%
  African American 2.19% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.47% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.38% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.50% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.59% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rayburn

People with the last name Rayburn are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Rayburn

  • How Popular is the name Rayburn? Rayburn is the 5,896th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rayburn was the 4,152nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rayburn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,607 babies born with the first name Rayburn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rayburn to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rayburn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1908 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Rayburn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rayburn is Sunday, July 17th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Rayburn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rayburn was in 1938 with a total of 91 babies.
  • Random Rayburn Factoid: According to the 1930 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rayburn is not a popular baby boy's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Tennessee have the same name in 1930.
  • Weird things about the name Rayburn: The name spelled backwards is Nrubyar. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Yaurnbr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rayburn? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 8,532 people with the last name Rayburn.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rayburn? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Rayburn as their last name.
  • Rayburn name meaning

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