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Harrison Surname


Frequency of Harrison in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, HARRISON ranked #128 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 175,577 people, or approximately 1 in every 1,536 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
HARRISON128175,57771.00%23.76%1.35%0.42%1.69%1.78%
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, HARRISON ranked #115 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 1,316 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Harrison Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 2,825 grave(s) with the surname Harrison.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Harrison.

Resource Links for Harrison


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

Behind the Name: H [Behind The Name]
The meaning and history of first names.
http://www.surnames.behindthename.com/php/browse.php?letter=h (2 Feb 2011)

HARRISON Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Harrison (8 May 2008)

Harrison Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/harrison/

Harrison (name) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harrison_(name)

Harrison Surname Origin & Family History with Genealogy Resources. [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Harrison surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/h/harrison.php (20 May 2011)


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