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Meyer Surname


Frequency of Meyer in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, MEYER ranked #163 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 149,664 people, or approximately 1 in every 1,802 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
MEYER163149,66496.07%0.45%0.24%0.57%1.13%1.55%
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, MEYER ranked #216 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 2,083 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Meyer Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 812 grave(s) with the surname Meyer.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Meyer.

Resource Links for Meyer


Meyer Surname Origin & Family History. Get Started in Genealogy [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Meyer surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/m/meyer.php (5 Oct 2010)

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

Meyer Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/meyer/

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

MEYER Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Meyer (2 May 2008)


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