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Goss Surname


Frequency of Goss in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, GOSS ranked #1,266 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 25,464 people, or approximately 1 in every 10,594 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
GOSS1,26625,46482.56%13.68%0.69%0.28%1.41%1.39%
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, GOSS ranked #1,047 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 8,333 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Goss Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 315 grave(s) with the surname Goss.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Goss.

Resource Links for Goss


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

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

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

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

Goss Surname Origin & Family History at Ancestor Search. [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Goss surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Help & Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/g/goss.php (21 May 2011)

Goss Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/goss/


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