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Cornish Surname


Frequency of Cornish in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, CORNISH ranked #4,160 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 7,887 people, or approximately 1 in every 34,203 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
CORNISH4,1607,88765.40%30.02%0.55%0.47%1.91%1.65%
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, CORNISH ranked #2,750 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 20,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Cornish Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 109 grave(s) with the surname Cornish.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Cornish.

Resource Links for Cornish


Cornish Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/cornish/

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

Cornish Surname Origin & Family History [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Cornish surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History & Genealogy Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/c/cornish.php (26 Apr 2011)

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


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