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Putnam Surname


Frequency of Putnam in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, PUTNAM ranked #1,831 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 17,990 people, or approximately 1 in every 14,995 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
PUTNAM1,83117,99095.38%1.48%0.36%0.51%1.07%1.22%
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, PUTNAM ranked #1,574 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.

Putnam Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 152 grave(s) with the surname Putnam.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Putnam.

Resource Links for Putnam


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)

Putnam Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/putnam/

Putnam Surname Origin & Family History. [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Putnam surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/p/putnam.php (12 Oct 2010)

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

Putnam (surname) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Putnam_(surname)

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


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