Varnell name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Varnell

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from California, U.S. says the name Varnell means "Lives near ferns".
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International Interest
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Notable Persons With the Last Name Varnell

Notable Persons With the Last Name Varnell

George Varnell

George was born on August 10th, 1882. He left this life on February 4th, 1967.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Varnell U.S.
  White 88.15% 64.26%
  African American 6.96% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.31% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.41% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.45% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.72% 16.26%

Of Last Name Varnell

People with the last name Varnell are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Varnell

  • How Popular is the name Varnell? Varnell is the 23,388th most popular name of all time. As a last name Varnell was the 12,182nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Varnell have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 278 babies born with the first name Varnell in the United States. That's more than enough people named Varnell 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 Varnell? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Varnell first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Varnell is Wednesday, August 12th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Varnell born? The highest recorded use of the first name Varnell was in 1956 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Varnell: The name spelled backwards is Llenrav. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Llenvra. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Varnell? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,558 people with the last name Varnell.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Varnell? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Varnell as their last name since less than 1 person in 115k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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