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Lear Surname


Frequency of Lear in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, LEAR ranked #4,266 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 7,689 people, or approximately 1 in every 35,084 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
LEAR4,2667,68989.39%6.54%0.44%0.40%1.03%2.20%
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, LEAR ranked #3,325 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 25,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Lear Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 115 grave(s) with the surname Lear.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Lear.

Resource Links for Lear


Lear Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/lear/

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

Lear Surname Origin & Family History. Get Started in Genealogy [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Lear surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/l/lear.php (15 Aug 2010)

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

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


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