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Amos Surname


Frequency of Amos in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, AMOS ranked #1,436 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 22,817 people, or approximately 1 in every 11,823 individuals in the US had this surname in 2000.

Name Rank Count Percent
Non-Hispanic Hispanic
(of any
race)
White Black American
Indian/
Alaskan
Native
Asian/
Pacific
Islander
Two
or More
Races
AMOS1,43622,81765.71%28.10%1.98%0.74%1.42%2.06%
US Top 151,671 269,762,087 69.8% 11.8% 0.7% 3.7% 1.7% 12.3%

Source: "Genealogy Data: Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 2000", US Census Bureau.

1990 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, AMOS ranked #1,266 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 10,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

Source: "Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 1990", US Census Bureau.

Amos Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 308 grave(s) with the surname Amos.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Amos.

Resource Links for Amos


Amos Surname Resource Center [SurnameWeb.org]
http://www.surnameweb.org/Amos/surnames.htm

Amos - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amos

Amos Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/amos/

Behind the Name: A [Behind The Name]
The meaning and history of first names.
http://www.surnames.behindthename.com/php/browse.php?letter=a (1 Feb 2011)

Amos Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://www.distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Amos (17 Aug 2007)


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