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Gowdy Surname


Frequency of Gowdy in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, GOWDY ranked #12,955 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 2,171 people, or approximately 1 in every 124,257 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
GOWDY12,9552,17160.99%35.10%1.15%0.64%1.52%0.60%
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, GOWDY ranked #11,225 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 100,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Gowdy Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 24 grave(s) with the surname Gowdy.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Gowdy.

Resource Links for Gowdy


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

Gowdy Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/gowdy/

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

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


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