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Brighton Surname


Frequency of Brighton in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, BRIGHTON ranked #19,007 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 1,326 people, or approximately 1 in every 203,440 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
BRIGHTON19,0071,32689.44%8.30%0.98%0.90%
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, BRIGHTON ranked #17,425 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 100,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Brighton Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 6 grave(s) with the surname Brighton.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Brighton.

Resource Links for Brighton


Brighton Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/brighton/

Brighton Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Brighton (8 May 2008)

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

Brighton Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Brighton surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Brighton family history & genealogy resources to trace your family tree & ancestry.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/b/brighton.php (8 May 2011)


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