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Owen Surname


Frequency of Owen in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, OWEN ranked #496 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 60,461 people, or approximately 1 in every 4,462 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
OWEN49660,46193.36%2.37%0.87%0.55%1.28%1.58%
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, OWEN ranked #455 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 4,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Owen Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 904 grave(s) with the surname Owen.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Owen.

Resource Links for Owen


Owen (name) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Owen_(name)

Owen Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/owen/

OWEN Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Owen (15 Jan 2007)

Owen Surname Origin & Family History. [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Owen surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/o/owen.php (7 Oct 2010)


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