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Moore Surname


Frequency of Moore in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, MOORE ranked #16 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 698,671 people, or approximately 1 in every 386 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
MOORE16698,67168.85%26.92%0.65%0.37%1.70%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, MOORE ranked #9 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 321 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Moore Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 5,189 grave(s) with the surname Moore.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Moore.

Resource Links for Moore


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

List of people with surname Moore - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_people_with_surname_Moore

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

Moore Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/moore/

MOORE Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Moore (26 May 2007)

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


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