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Fischer Surname


Frequency of Fischer in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, FISCHER ranked #419 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 70,095 people, or approximately 1 in every 3,849 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
FISCHER41970,09595.71%0.86%0.35%0.45%1.08%1.55%
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, FISCHER ranked #554 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 4,762 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Fischer Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 1,118 grave(s) with the surname Fischer.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Fischer.

Resource Links for Fischer


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)

Fischer Surname Origin & Family History. Start your family tree. [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Fischer surname / last name in family name dictionary. Genealogy Help & Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/f/fischer.php (26 Oct 2010)

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

Fischer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fischer

Fischer Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/fischer/

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


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