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Fay Surname


Frequency of Fay in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, FAY ranked #2,225 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 14,992 people, or approximately 1 in every 17,994 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
FAY2,22514,99293.33%2.03%0.42%0.82%1.33%2.07%
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, FAY ranked #2,277 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 16,667 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Fay Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 372 grave(s) with the surname Fay.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Fay.

Resource Links for Fay


Fay Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/fay/

Behind the Name: F [Behind The Name]
The meaning and history of first names.
http://www.surnames.behindthename.com/php/browse.php?letter=f (2 Feb 2011)

Fay Surname Origin & Family History. Start your family tree. [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Fay surname / last name in family name dictionary. Genealogy Help & Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/f/fay.php (9 May 2011)

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

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

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


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