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Winford

First Name
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
1k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Winford

User Submitted Origins

English
80%
African
10%
German
10%

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Alt. Meaning

W is for work, for which you strive to accomplish

I is for intuitive, others should trust your instincts

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

F is for fickle, you can change your mind!

O is for observant, nothing gets by you!

R is for rock star, let it out!

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

Notable Persons Named Winford

Notable Persons Named Winford

Wynn Stewart

Wynn Stewart was a country music and bakersfield sound singer-songwriter. He plays Guitar and Vocals. His career lasted from 1954 to 1954. Wynn was given the name Winford Lindsey Stewart on June 7th, 1934. Wynn is also known as Wynn Stewart. He breathed his last breath on July 17th, 1985.

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Winford Boynes

Winford Boynes is a basketball player for the Fenerbahçe, Pantterit, Nice BC, Brooklyn Nets, and Dallas Mavericks. He was most prominent from 1978 to 1987. Winford was born on May 17th, 1957 in Greenville, South Carolina.

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Winford Lee Lewis

Winford Lee Lewis was a in the field of chemistry. Winford was born on May 29th, 1878 in Gridley, California, USA. He left this life on January 20th, 1943.

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Winford Abrams

Winford was born on January 20th, 1868. He breathed his last breath in 1921.

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Winford Hood

Winford Hood is a football player. Winford was born on March 29th, 1962 in Athens, Georgia.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Winford

Notable Persons With the Last Name Winford

Jim Winford

Jim Winford was a baseball player. Jim was born on October 9th, 1909 in Shelbyville, Tennessee. He passed away on December 16th, 1970.

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Common last names for Winford

  • Smith
  • Jones
  • Williams
  • Johnson
  • Walker
  • Davis
  • Brown
  • Adams
  • Allen
  • Martin
  • Young
  • Morris

Common first names for Winford

  • William
  • John
  • James
  • Willie
  • Mary

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Winford U.S.
  White 47.90% 64.26%
  African American 46.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.45% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.36% 16.26%

Of Last Name Winford

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Winford

  • How Popular is the name Winford? Winford is the 4,147th most popular name of all time. As a last name Winford was the 20,285th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Winford have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,502 babies born with the first name Winford in the United States. That's more than enough people named Winford to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Winford? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1889 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Winford first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Winford is Thursday, May 4th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Winford born? The highest recorded use of the first name Winford was in 1928 with a total of 116 babies.
  • Random Winford Factoid: According to the 1926 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Winford is not a popular baby boy's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Kentucky have the same name in 1926.
  • Weird things about the name Winford: The name spelled backwards is Drofniw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Irnowdf. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Winford? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,311 people with the last name Winford.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Winford? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Winford as their last name since less than 1 person in 227k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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