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Muir Surname


Frequency of Muir in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, MUIR ranked #3,060 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 10,863 people, or approximately 1 in every 24,833 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
MUIR3,06010,86390.53%4.83%0.47%0.68%1.41%2.08%
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, MUIR ranked #3,585 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 33,333 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Muir Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 45 grave(s) with the surname Muir.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Muir.

Resource Links for Muir


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

Muir Surname Origin & Family History with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Muir surname / last name in this family name dictionary with family history & genealogy resources.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/m/muirr.php

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

Muir Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/muir/

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


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