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Duke Surname


Frequency of Duke in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, DUKE ranked #952 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 33,745 people, or approximately 1 in every 7,994 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
DUKE95233,74587.36%7.93%0.52%0.53%1.37%2.28%
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, DUKE ranked #874 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 7,143 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Duke Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 292 grave(s) with the surname Duke.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Duke.

Resource Links for Duke


Duke Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/duke/

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

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

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

Behind the Name: D [Behind The Name]
The meaning and history of first names.
http://www.surnames.behindthename.com/php/browse.php?letter=d (1 Feb 2011)

Duke Surname Origin & Family History [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Duke surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History & Genealogy Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/d/duke.php (20 May 2011)


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