Creighton is a boy name and means border or boundary settlement. It is a Scottish name and its pronunciation is \c-reigh-ton, cre(i)-ghton\. Other similar names and variants include: Crayton, Crichton. Creighton is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#3548 out of 88799).
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Based on our intensive research on international Census data we identified the number of babies named Creighton over the years and Creighton's popularity rank:

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Creighton Hale
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  • No. of movies: 30

Riley of the Rainbow Division

Directed by: Bobby Ray

Starring: Creighton Hale, Al Alt, Pauline Garon, Joan Standing

The Romance of Elaine

Directed by: George B. Seitz, Leopold Wharton, Theodore Wharton

Starring: Pearl White, Creighton Hale, Lionel Barrymore, Arnold Daly


Directed by: James Young

Starring: Andrée Lafayette, Creighton Hale, Arthur Edmund Carewe, Philo McCullough

Exchange of Wives

Directed by: Hobart Henley

Starring: Eleanor Boardman, Lew Cody, Renée Adorée, Creighton Hale

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Creighton a popular name?

Over the years Creighton was most popular in 1944. According to the latest US census information Creighton ranks #2450th while according to Creighton ranks #5th.

How popular is the name Creighton?

According to the US census in 2018, 47 boys were born named Creighton, making Creighton the #2654th name more popular among boy names. In 1944 Creighton had the highest rank with 33 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Creighton?

Creighton is #2654th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Creighton more popular ?

The name Creighton was more popular in 1944 with 33 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Creighton

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

How many people born in 2020 are named Creighton?

In 2020 there were 47 baby boys named Creighton.

Who is a famous person named Creighton?

There a several famous people named Creighton, for example actor Creighton Hale.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Creighton?

A famous actor/actress named Creighton is Creighton Hale, starring in 4 movies, including Riley of the Rainbow Division and The Romance of Elaine.