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Pettit Surname


Frequency of Pettit in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, PETTIT ranked #1,761 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 18,653 people, or approximately 1 in every 14,462 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
PETTIT1,76118,65392.48%2.99%1.13%0.51%1.44%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, PETTIT ranked #1,783 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 14,286 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Pettit Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 263 grave(s) with the surname Pettit.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Pettit.

Resource Links for Pettit


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

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

Pettit Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/pettit/

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


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