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

Origin and Meaning of Rigdon

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Virginia, U.S. says the name Rigdon means "Stubborn and unpredictable" and is of English origin.
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Notable Persons Named Rigdon

Notable Persons Named Rigdon

Rick Dees

Rick Dees is a radio personality and comedic performer. Rick was given the name Rigdon Osmond Dees III on March 14th, 1950 in Jacksonville, Florida, U.S. Rick is also known as Rigdon Osmond Dees III and Rick Dees III.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Rigdon

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rigdon

Kevin Rigdon

Kevin was born on February 17th, 1956.

Paul Rigdon

Paul Rigdon is a baseball player. Paul was born on November 2nd, 1975 in Jacksonville, Florida. Paul is also known as Rigdon, Paul David; Rigdon, and Paul D..

Warren Bradford Rigdon

Warren was born in 1939. Warren is also known as Rigdon and Brad.

Robley Rigdon

William M. Rigdon

William M. Rigdon was a united states navy. William was born in 1904 in Statesboro, Georgia. He left this life on April 24th, 1991.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rigdon U.S.
  White 95.39% 64.26%
  African American 0.51% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.45% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.62% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.54% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.50% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rigdon

People with the last name Rigdon are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Rigdon

  • How Popular is the name Rigdon? Rigdon is the 30,887th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rigdon was the 6,586th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rigdon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 159 babies born with the first name Rigdon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rigdon 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 Rigdon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2004 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Rigdon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rigdon is Sunday, November 20th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Rigdon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rigdon was in 2008 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Random Rigdon Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rigdon is not a popular baby boy's name in Arizona. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Arizona have the same name in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Rigdon: The name spelled backwards is Nodgir. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Odnrgi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rigdon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 5,145 people with the last name Rigdon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rigdon? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Rigdon as their last name.
  • Rigdon name meaning

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