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Bishop Surname


Frequency of Bishop in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, BISHOP ranked #238 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 114,034 people, or approximately 1 in every 2,366 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
BISHOP238114,03486.38%9.71%0.51%0.46%1.41%1.53%
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, BISHOP ranked #217 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 2,083 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Bishop Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 1,126 grave(s) with the surname Bishop.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Bishop.

Resource Links for Bishop


Bishop Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/bishop/

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

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

BISHOP Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Bishop (18 Feb 2007)

Bishop (surname) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bishop_(surname)


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