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Orton Surname


Frequency of Orton in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, ORTON ranked #5,154 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 6,246 people, or approximately 1 in every 43,190 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
ORTON5,1546,24693.63%2.35%0.59%0.53%1.30%1.60%
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, ORTON ranked #4,958 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.

Orton Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 111 grave(s) with the surname Orton.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Orton.

Resource Links for Orton


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

Orton Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/orton/

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


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