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Wilmot name meaning

First Name
459
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
5k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Wilmot

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Jamaican
33%
English
33%
African
33%

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Wiktionary

From a medieval diminutive form of the given name William.

  1. A patronymic surname​.

Notable Persons Named Wilmot

Notable Persons Named Wilmot

Reed Hastings

Reed Hastings is a co-founder, ceo of netflix, netflix, and ceo ofnetflix. Reed was given the name Wilmot Reed Hastings, Jr. on October 8th, 1960 in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.

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Wilmot Redd

She breathed her last breath on September 22nd, 1692.

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Wilmot James

Wilmot James is a Shadow Minister of Health. Wilmot was born on July 5th, 1953 in Paarl.

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Wilmot Vaughan, 1st Earl of Lisburne

Wilmot was born in 1730. He passed away on January 6th, 1800.

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Wilmot Nicholson

His military service ended in 1927.

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Wilmot Hyde Bradley

Wilmot was born on April 4th, 1899. He breathed his last breath on April 12th, 1979.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Wilmot

Notable Persons With the Last Name Wilmot

David Wilmot

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Gary Wilmot

Gary Wilmot is a singer, actor, and comedian. Gary was given the name Harold Owen Wilmot on May 8th, 1954 in Lambeth, London, England.

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Reginald William Winchester Wilmot

Reginald William Winchester Wilmot was a broadcast journalism and broadcast reporter. Reginald was born on June 21st, 1911 in Brighton, Victoria. Reginald is also known as Wilmot and Chester. He left this life on January 10th, 1954.

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Mike Wilmot

Mike Wilmot is a comedian. Mike was born in Toronto.

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Wardina Safiyyah

Wardina was given the name Wardina Safiyyah Fadlullah Wilmot on June 5th, 1979 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Mollie Wilmot

Mollie Wilmot was an heiress. Mollie was born in Chicago. Mollie is also known as Netcher and Mollie. She breathed her last breath on September 17th, 2002.

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  • Robert Duncan Wilmot
    Senator for New Brunswick
  • Sir John Eardley Wilmot
    Judge
  • Sir Henry Wilmot
    Member of Parliament
  • Charles Wilmot, 1st Viscount Wilmot
  • Robert Wilmot
  • Walt Wilmot
    Athlete
  • James Wilmot
  • Edward, Sir Wilmot
  • Arthur Wilmot
  • Jr. Robert Duncan Wilmot

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wilmot U.S.
  White 83.22% 64.26%
  African American 8.94% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.61% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.84% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.24% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.15% 16.26%

Of Last Name Wilmot

People with the last name Wilmot are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Wilmot

  • How Popular is the name Wilmot? Wilmot is the 17,673rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Wilmot was the 6,854th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Wilmot have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 459 babies born with the first name Wilmot in the United States. That's more than enough people named Wilmot 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 Wilmot? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1906 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Wilmot first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Wilmot is Wednesday, December 27th, 1865.
  • What year had the most people named Wilmot born? The highest recorded use of the first name Wilmot was in 1916 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Wilmot Factoid: According to the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Wilmot is not a popular baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in South Carolina have the same name in 1924.
  • Weird things about the name Wilmot: The name spelled backwards is Tomliw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Oilmtw. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wilmot? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,910 people with the last name Wilmot.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wilmot? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Wilmot as their last name.
  • Wilmot name meaning

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