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

Origin and Meaning of Spurgeon

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Egypt says the name Spurgeon is of Arabic origin and means "Gift of god".
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International Interest
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Notable Persons Named Spurgeon

Notable Persons Named Spurgeon

Spurgeon Tucker

Spurgeon Tucker was a in the field of lithography. Spurgeon was born on November 2nd, 1894. He died on June 5th, 1968.

Spurgeon Cherry

Spurgeon was born in Florida.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Spurgeon

Notable Persons With the Last Name Spurgeon

Charles Haddon Spurgeon

Charles Haddon Spurgeon was a pastor and author. Charles was born on June 19th, 1834 in Kelvedon, Essex, England. He passed away on January 31st, 1892.

Jared Spurgeon

Jared Spurgeon is a hockey player for the Minnesota Wild in the National Hockey League. His most notable accomplishments were from 2010 to present. Jared was born on November 29th, 1989 in Edmonton.

Thomas Spurgeon

Thomas Spurgeon was a pastor. Thomas was born as the child of Charles Spurgeon on September 20th, 1856 in London. He passed away on October 17th, 1917.

Tyler Spurgeon

Tyler Spurgeon is a hockey player for the HC TWK Innsbruck in the Austrian Hockey League. He was most prominent from 2006 to present. Tyler was born on April 10th, 1986 in Edmonton.

Tom Spurgeon

Tom Spurgeon is a comics creator.

Keith Spurgeon

Keith Spurgeon was a soccer player for the Margate F.C., Leytonstone F.C., Folkestone F.C., Herne Bay F.C., and Snowdown Colliery Welfare F.C. Keith was born in 1933. He passed away in 1990.

  • Dennis Spurgeon

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Spurgeon U.S.
  White 88.15% 64.26%
  African American 5.66% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.54% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.85% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.86% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.94% 16.26%

Of Last Name Spurgeon

People with the last name Spurgeon are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Spurgeon

  • How Popular is the name Spurgeon? Spurgeon is the 8,754th most popular name of all time. As a last name Spurgeon was the 4,981st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Spurgeon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,413 babies born with the first name Spurgeon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Spurgeon to occupy the territory of Tokelau (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,411 (as of October 18, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Spurgeon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Spurgeon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Spurgeon is Sunday, December 12th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Spurgeon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Spurgeon was in 1918 with a total of 45 babies.
  • Random Spurgeon Factoid: According to the 1940 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Spurgeon is not a popular baby boy's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 6 babies in North Carolina have the same name in 1940.
  • Weird things about the name Spurgeon: The name spelled backwards is Noegrups. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Gnpoesru. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Spurgeon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 7,047 people with the last name Spurgeon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Spurgeon? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Spurgeon as their last name.
  • Spurgeon name meaning

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