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Welford name meaning

First Name
487
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
508
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Welford

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Alt. Meaning

W is for wise, more tomorrow that today.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

F is for fabulous, yes the fabulous you!

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

R is for rich, in the love from others

D is for dandy, a description of you!

Notable Persons Named Welford

Notable Persons Named Welford

Welford Russell

Welford was born on October 30th, 1900 in Neepawa. He left this life in 1975.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Welford

Notable Persons With the Last Name Welford

Rod Welford

Rod Welford is a solicitor and barrister. Rod was given the name Rodney Jon Welford on September 30th, 1958 in Brisbane.

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Walter Welford

Walter Welford was a Governor of North Dakota and Lieutenant Governor of North Dakota. He was most active from 1935 to 1937. Walter was born on May 21st, 1868 in Yorkshire. He died on June 28th, 1952.

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Nancy Welford

Nancy Welford was a film actress. She was most prominent from 1929 to 1933. Nancy was born on May 31st, 1904. She died on September 30th, 1991.

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Tiffany Welford

Tiffany was born on December 4th, 1985 in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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James Welford

James was born on March 27th, 1869 in County Durham, England. He died on January 17th, 1945.

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Colin Welford

Colin was born in 1967.

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Common last names for Welford

Common first names for Welford

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Welford U.S.
  White 78.35% 64.26%
  African American 16.93% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.97% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.36% 16.26%

Of Last Name Welford

People with the last name Welford are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Welford

  • How Popular is the name Welford? Welford is the 17,072nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Welford was the 42,640th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Welford have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 487 babies born with the first name Welford in the United States. That's more than enough people named Welford 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 Welford? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1910 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Welford first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Welford is Wednesday, January 7th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Welford born? The highest recorded use of the first name Welford was in 1925 with a total of 19 babies.
  • Random Welford Factoid: According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Welford is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Virginia have the same name in 1925.
  • Weird things about the name Welford: The name spelled backwards is Droflew. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Fldreow. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Welford? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 508 people with the last name Welford.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Welford? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Welford as their last name since less than 1 person in 588k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Welford name meaning

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