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Briggs Surname


Frequency of Briggs in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, BRIGGS ranked #522 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 57,297 people, or approximately 1 in every 4,708 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
BRIGGS52257,29777.89%17.99%0.61%0.43%1.64%1.44%
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, BRIGGS ranked #438 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 3,846 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Briggs Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 368 grave(s) with the surname Briggs.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Briggs.

Resource Links for Briggs


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

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

Brygge Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Briggs

Briggs Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/briggs/

Briggs Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Briggs surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Briggs family history & genealogy resources to trace your family tree & ancestry.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/b/briggs.php (2 May 2011)


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