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Purves Surname


Frequency of Purves in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, PURVES ranked #34,071 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 630 people, or approximately 1 in every 428,194 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
PURVES34,07163098.10%0%0%0.95%
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, PURVES ranked #24,303 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census.

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

Purves Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 3 grave(s) with the surname Purves.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Purves.

Resource Links for Purves


Purves (Family Name) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Purves_(Family_Name)

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

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

Purves Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/purves/

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


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