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Boyd Surname


Frequency of Boyd in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, BOYD ranked #164 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 149,476 people, or approximately 1 in every 1,805 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
BOYD164149,47665.64%29.94%0.97%0.41%1.66%1.38%
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, BOYD ranked #134 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 1,471 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Boyd Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 1,320 grave(s) with the surname Boyd.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Boyd.

Resource Links for Boyd


Boyd Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Boyd surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Boyd family history & genealogy resources to trace your family tree & ancestry.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/b/boyd.php (31 Oct 2010)

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

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

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)

BOYD Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Boyd (19 Jan 2007)

Boyd Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/boyd/


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