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Nowell Surname


Frequency of Nowell in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, NOWELL ranked #6,004 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 5,281 people, or approximately 1 in every 51,082 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
NOWELL6,0045,28179.97%15.75%0.38%0.30%1.74%1.86%
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, NOWELL ranked #4,770 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 50,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Nowell Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 70 grave(s) with the surname Nowell.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Nowell.

Resource Links for Nowell


Nowell Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/nowell/

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

Nowell Surname Origin & Family History. Get Started in Family History [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Nowell surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/n/nowell.php (9 Oct 2010)

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


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