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Penn Surname


Frequency of Penn in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, PENN ranked #1,765 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 18,601 people, or approximately 1 in every 14,503 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
PENN1,76518,60153.81%38.56%1.16%1.23%2.23%3.01%
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, PENN ranked #1,417 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 11,111 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Penn Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 323 grave(s) with the surname Penn.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Penn.

Resource Links for Penn


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

Penn Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/penn/

Penn Surname Origin & Family History. [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Penn surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/p/penn.php (11 Oct 2010)

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


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