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Down Surname


Frequency of Down in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, DOWN ranked #20,484 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 1,204 people, or approximately 1 in every 224,055 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
DOWN20,4841,20489.20%3.82%0.75%1.83%2.99%1.41%
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, DOWN ranked #20,938 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census.

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

Down Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 11 grave(s) with the surname Down.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Down.

Resource Links for Down


Down Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/down/

Down Surname Origin & Family History [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Down surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History & Genealogy Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/d/down.php (28 Apr 2011)

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

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


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