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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Thornton
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Thornton in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Thornton:
Records indicate that 1,266 boys in the United States have been named Thornton since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1921, when 74 people in the U.S. were given the name Thornton. Those people are now 95 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.
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"Very classic and upper-class sounding name. It's a shame there aren't many Thornton's around today, because I think it is a very nice name." Jun. 18, 2006:
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