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Nye Surname


Frequency of Nye in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, NYE ranked #2,821 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 11,632 people, or approximately 1 in every 23,191 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
NYE2,82111,63295.30%0.77%0.43%0.95%1.11%1.45%
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, NYE ranked #3,205 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 25,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Nye Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 191 grave(s) with the surname Nye.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Nye.

Resource Links for Nye


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

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

NYE Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Nye (21 Mar 2007)

Behind the Name: N [Behind The Name]
The meaning and history of first names.
http://www.surnames.behindthename.com/php/browse.php?letter=n (2 Feb 2011)

Nye Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/nye/

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


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