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Dowd Surname


Frequency of Dowd in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, DOWD ranked #2,486 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 13,279 people, or approximately 1 in every 20,315 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
DOWD2,48613,27990.44%5.42%0.66%0.68%1.27%1.54%
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, DOWD ranked #2,660 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.

Dowd Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 142 grave(s) with the surname Dowd.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Dowd.

Resource Links for Dowd


Dowd Surname Origin & Family History [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Dowd surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History & Genealogy Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/d/dowd.php (24 Apr 2011)

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

Dowd Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/dowd/

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

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


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