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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Delton
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Delton in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Delton:
Records indicate that 2,367 boys in the United States have been named Delton since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1934, when 77 people in the U.S. were given the name Delton. Those people are now 82 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Delton
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5 Positive Comments
"My name is Delton. I was born in May 1960. Most of my life people seemed to try to avoid using my first name. Now people tell me they like it. I like it because it is different without having been made up." Jul. 24, 2010:
"We named my son "Delton" after my grandfather and my uncle. They were both two amazing men who left us way to early." Dec. 15, 2009:
"The boy's name Delton \d(e)-
ton\ is pronounced DEL-tun. It is of Old English origin, and its meaning is "from the valley town; the settlement in the valley"." Nov. 6, 2009:
"My name is Delton, I was born on Jun 27 1989 People always miss pronounce my name as Dalton. I've always been the guy that's liked by everyone, never really had any enemies" Oct. 21, 2008:
"Named my son Delton 6 years ago anfter his grandfather adn step father. I am happy to see some info about the name because when we choose it there was no history about it at all:)" Aug. 15, 2007:
1 Negative Comment
"I have born the name Delton 48 years and I allways thought it WEIRD!" May. 1, 2006:
4 Neutral Comments
"My name is Delton. I was born in 1958 in Northeast Texas. Although Delton is my middle name, I have always been called Delton. I was named after an uncle. The name is rare, but not unknown in this area. I run into another Delton once in awhile. Except for being called Delbert or Dalton ever so often, it hasn't been a bad name to have." Jan. 7, 2011:
"my name is delton and born on june 27 1988, ive never really met anybody with the name and im liked by most" Jan. 29, 2010:
"I just emailed asking the meaning of this name. My email address is firstname.lastname@example.org" Jul. 13, 2008:
"This site ways it tells you the meaning. I can't see the meaning. I like the name and if we have a boy would like to know what it means.
Thanks Lynda" Jul. 13, 2008:
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