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The name Kenton is of English origin, and means town of kings.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Kenton has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Kenton
Use of the Name Kenton for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
7,243 5,744 2,669 581 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Kenton has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Kenton first appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1931, which is the first year shown on the table.  Kenton last appeared in either or both of these name lists during 1998, the last year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Kenton
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
193196347  
1932    
1933    
1934    
193599341  
193696742  
193793745  
1938    
193991547  
1940    
194197044  
194296548  
194378869  
194475768  
194582458  
194668190  
194771991  
194875480  
194969298  
195069797  
1951610132  
1952638121  
1953638125  
1954588156  
1955615145  
1956613152  
1957626149  
1958590172  
1959621155  
1960621157  
1961670136  
1962628152  
1963597174  
1964633150  
1965654130  
1966693114  
1967678121  
1968684122  
1969744111  
197082197  
1971763116  
197287884  
197386385  
197485488  
197586792  
197692582  
197787893  
1978862100  
197988598  
1980795122  
1981841109  
1982781126  
1983718144  
1984673166  
1985760136  
1986747148  
1987753147  
1988788144  
1989807150  
1990871138  
1991846151  
1992915134  
1993933133  
1994929140  
1995873156  
1996934139  
1997935144  
1998973142  
Totals:  7,243 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Kenton as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Kenton appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 63 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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