Carlton is a boy name and means free peasant settlement. It is a English name and its pronunciation is \c(a)-rl-ton, car-lton\. Other similar names and variants include: Carleton, Carlson, Carston, Charlton. Carlton is a very popular first name for men (#334 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1292 out of 88799).
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Based on our intensive research on international Census data we identified the number of babies named Carlton over the years and Carlton's popularity rank:

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Here’s a list of VIPs named Carlton:

  • Carlton Cuse born in March 22, 1959.
  • Carlton Barrett born in December 17, 1950.
  • Carlton Bailey NFL linebacker (Green Bay Packers born in December 15, 1964.
  • Carlton Macy (actor)
  • Carlton Brickert (actor)
  • Carlton Elizabeth (actor)
  • Carlton S. King (actor)
  • Carlton J. Albright (director)
  • Carlton Fisk in Vermont born in December 26, 1947.
  • Carlton McRae (director)

Famous actors named Carlton and their movies

Carlton S. King
Carlton S. King
  • No. of movies: 6

A Festival of Bagdad

Directed by: Curtis F. Nagel

Starring: Joyzelle Joyner, Carlton S. King, James A. Marcus, Allan Paul

The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere

Directed by: Charles Brabin

Starring: Augustus Phillips, Carlton S. King, Harry Linson, Yale Benner

A Departmental Case

Directed by: Martin Justice

Starring: Charles Kent, Carlton S. King, Mary Cunningham, Harry Hammill

Law of the Rio Grande

Law of the Rio Grande

Directed by: Forrest Sheldon

Starring: Bob Custer, Betty Mack, Carlton S. King, Nelson McDowell

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Famous directors named Carlton and their movies

Carlton J. Albright
Carlton J. Albright
  • No. of movies: 1
Luther the Geek

Luther the Geek

Directed by: Carlton J. Albright

Starring: Edward Terry, Joan Roth, Stacy Haiduk, Thomas Mills

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Carlton a popular name?

Over the years Carlton was most popular in 1937. According to the latest US census information Carlton ranks #484th while according to Carlton ranks #5th.

How popular is the name Carlton?

According to the US census in 2018, 60 boys were born named Carlton, making Carlton the #2249th name more popular among boy names. In 1937 Carlton had the highest rank with 548 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Carlton?

Carlton is #2249th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Carlton more popular ?

The name Carlton was more popular in 1937 with 548 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Carlton

The last time a baby was named Carlton was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Carlton?

In 2020 there were 60 baby boys named Carlton.

Who is a famous person named Carlton?

There a several famous people named Carlton, for example actor Carlton S. King, director Carlton J. Albright.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Carlton?

A famous actor/actress named Carlton is Carlton S. King, starring in 4 movies, including A Festival of Bagdad and The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere.