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Franklin Surname


Frequency of Franklin in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, FRANKLIN ranked #236 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 114,859 people, or approximately 1 in every 2,349 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
FRANKLIN236114,85957.22%37.78%0.87%0.45%1.96%1.71%
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, FRANKLIN ranked #199 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 1,961 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Franklin Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 1,550 grave(s) with the surname Franklin.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Franklin.

Resource Links for Franklin


FRANKLIN Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Franklin (3 Apr 2007)

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)

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

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

Franklin Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/franklin/

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


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