Henderson

Henderson - A very unique male name



  Jan 22,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Henderson, meaning son of Henry, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #552. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Henderson and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Henderson? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Henderson. The baby boy name Henderson was given to 5 baby boys in 2011, ranking #4008 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 330,648 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Henderson peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 552.



Famous with this name

Shirley Henderson
Martin Henderson
Stephen Henderson


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Henderson is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Henderson is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #2,359 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,359.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Henderson is where you live.


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Henderson origin and meaning

Henderson is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means son of Henry. To see famous people named Henderson, pop culture references for the name Henderson and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Henderson

We've found the following names that sound similar to Henderson, sorted by popularity.

Hunter / Hendrix / Hendrick / Hendrik /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20114008
20084035
20033058
19972927
19792196
19611687
19581652
19541638
19531290
19521652
1951915
1950875
19491135
19481172
19471039
19461094
19451066
19441173
19431427
19421591
19411119
19401550
1939957
19381158
19371040
1936882
19351076
1934924
1933867
1932835
19311663
19301715
19291109
1928846
1927804
1926821
1925812
1924820
1923847
1922725
1921895
1920677
1919750
1918617
1917696
1916613
1915673
1914991
1913636
1912773
1910552

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas2359

Even more about Henderson


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Henderson a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Henderson?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1910
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Henderson
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 330,648
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2011 births +5

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