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Forrest Surname


Frequency of Forrest in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, FORREST ranked #1,474 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 22,124 people, or approximately 1 in every 12,193 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
FORREST1,47422,12476.03%19.64%0.66%0.53%1.55%1.59%
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, FORREST ranked #1,184 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 10,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Forrest Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 307 grave(s) with the surname Forrest.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Forrest.

Resource Links for Forrest


FORREST Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Forrest (2 May 2008)

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

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

Forrest Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/forrest/


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