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Mason Surname


Frequency of Mason in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, MASON ranked #149 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 155,484 people, or approximately 1 in every 1,735 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
MASON149155,48470.99%24.48%0.73%0.42%1.70%1.68%
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, MASON ranked #135 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 1,471 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Mason Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 2,302 grave(s) with the surname Mason.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Mason.

Resource Links for Mason


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

MASON Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Mason (1 Jun 2007)

Mason Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/mason/

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

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


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