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Dowdy Surname


Frequency of Dowdy in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, DOWDY ranked #2,494 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 13,249 people, or approximately 1 in every 20,361 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
DOWDY2,49413,24978.53%17.70%0.82%0.19%1.34%1.43%
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, DOWDY ranked #1,875 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 14,286 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Dowdy Graves on Histopolis

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

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Dowdy.

Resource Links for Dowdy


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

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

Dowdy Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/dowdy/


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