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Burns Surname


Frequency of Burns in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, BURNS ranked #141 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 162,153 people, or approximately 1 in every 1,664 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
BURNS141162,15382.18%13.63%0.71%0.45%1.45%1.59%
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, BURNS ranked #142 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 1,538 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Burns Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 1,113 grave(s) with the surname Burns.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Burns.

Resource Links for Burns


BURNS Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Burns (2 Jun 2007)

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

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

Burns Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/burns/

Burns Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Burns surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Burns family history & genealogy resources to trace your family tree & ancestry.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/b/burns.php (29 Oct 2010)


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