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Moon Surname


Frequency of Moon in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, MOON ranked #748 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 42,062 people, or approximately 1 in every 6,413 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
MOON74842,06270.43%10.28%1.05%14.85%1.89%1.50%
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, MOON ranked #756 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 6,250 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Moon Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 259 grave(s) with the surname Moon.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Moon.

Resource Links for Moon


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

Moon Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/moon/

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)

Moon (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moon_(disambiguation)

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

Moon Surname Origin & Family History. Get Started in Genealogy [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Moon surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/m/moon.php (6 Oct 2010)


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