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Jonas Surname


Frequency of Jonas in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, JONAS ranked #3,800 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 8,572 people, or approximately 1 in every 31,470 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
JONAS3,8008,57285.14%9.29%0.80%0.73%1.36%2.67%
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, JONAS ranked #5,228 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 50,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Jonas Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 88 grave(s) with the surname Jonas.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Jonas.

Resource Links for Jonas


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

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

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

Jonas Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/jonas/

Jonas Surname Origin & Family History with Genealogy Resources at Ancestor Search. [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Jonas surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/j/jonas.php (1 Oct 2010)

JONAS Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Jonas (24 Jul 2007)

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


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