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Woodford name meaning

First Name
558
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
5k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Woodford

User Submitted Origins

English
88%
Greek
13%

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Alt. Meaning

W is for wisdom, you acquire with age.

O is for outgoing, so sociable are you

O is for original, one of a kind!

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

F is for fancy, never just plain you!

O is for observant, nothing gets by you!

R is for resourceful, in any challenge that comes your way

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Woodford

Notable Persons With the Last Name Woodford

Neil Woodford

Neil Woodford is a fund manager and investment management. Neil was given the name Neil Russell Woodford in 1960.

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Michael Woodford

Michael was given the name Michael Christopher Woodford on June 12th, 1960.

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Stewart Lyndon Woodford

Stewart was born on September 3rd, 1835. He died on February 14th, 1913.

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Kevin Woodford

Kevin was born on June 4th, 1950 in Willaston, Douglas, Isle of Man.

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Nina Woodford

Nina was born in 1979.

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The Audible Doctor

The Audible Doctor is a /, hip hop music, gangsta rap, rhythm, blues, instrumental, and east coast hip hop record producer, rapper, and audio engineer. He plays ACID Pro and Reason (software). He was most active from 2003 to 2003. The was given the name Mark Vincent Woodford on May 29th, 1984 in Madison, Wisconsin.

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  • Sir Ralph James Woodford
    Diplomat
  • James Russell Woodford
  • Adolphus Frederick Alexander Woodford

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Woodford U.S.
  White 76.37% 64.26%
  African American 17.72% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.60% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.62% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.43% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.26% 16.26%

Of Last Name Woodford

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Woodford

  • How Popular is the name Woodford? Woodford is the 15,762nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Woodford was the 6,757th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Woodford have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 558 babies born with the first name Woodford in the United States. That's more than enough people named Woodford 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 Woodford? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1911 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Woodford first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Woodford is Saturday, July 1st, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Woodford born? The highest recorded use of the first name Woodford was in 1916 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Woodford Factoid: According to the 1926 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Woodford is not a popular baby boy's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Kentucky have the same name in 1926.
  • Weird things about the name Woodford: The name spelled backwards is Drofdoow. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Fwddrooo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Woodford? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,989 people with the last name Woodford.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Woodford? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Woodford as their last name.
  • Woodford name meaning

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