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Purvis Surname


Frequency of Purvis in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, PURVIS ranked #2,028 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 16,381 people, or approximately 1 in every 16,468 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
PURVIS2,02816,38181.56%15.25%0.27%0.36%1.25%1.31%
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, PURVIS ranked #1,726 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.

Purvis Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 99 grave(s) with the surname Purvis.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Purvis.

Resource Links for Purvis


Purvis Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/purvis/

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

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

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


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