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Frequency of Read in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, READ ranked #1,981 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 16,736 people, or approximately 1 in every 16,119 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
READ1,98116,73692.13%2.78%0.41%0.47%1.31%2.91%
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, READ ranked #1,957 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 16,667 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Read Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 331 grave(s) with the surname Read.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Read.

Resource Links for Read


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

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

Read Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Read surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/r/read.php (12 Oct 2010)

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

Read Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/read/


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