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Purcell Surname


Frequency of Purcell in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, PURCELL ranked #1,517 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 21,696 people, or approximately 1 in every 12,434 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
PURCELL1,51721,69688.94%6.04%0.49%1.13%1.46%1.94%
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, PURCELL ranked #1,553 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 12,500 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Purcell Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 236 grave(s) with the surname Purcell.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Purcell.

Resource Links for Purcell


Purcell (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Purcell_(disambiguation)

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

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

Purcell Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/purcell/

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


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