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Dwight Surname


Frequency of Dwight in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, DWIGHT ranked #13,707 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 2,029 people, or approximately 1 in every 132,953 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
DWIGHT13,7072,02969.00%24.20%0.64%1.08%2.32%2.76%
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, DWIGHT ranked #15,206 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 100,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Dwight Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 21 grave(s) with the surname Dwight.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Dwight.

Resource Links for Dwight


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

Dwight Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/dwight/

Dwight Surname Origin & Family History [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Dwight surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History & Genealogy Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/d/dwight.php (27 Apr 2011)

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


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