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Roberts Surname


Frequency of Roberts in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, ROBERTS ranked #45 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 366,215 people, or approximately 1 in every 737 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
ROBERTS45366,21579.56%15.86%0.85%0.47%1.67%1.58%
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, ROBERTS ranked #43 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 654 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Roberts Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 4,425 grave(s) with the surname Roberts.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Roberts.

Resource Links for Roberts


Roberts Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/roberts/

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

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

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

Roberts (surname) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roberts_(surname) (1 Apr 2011)

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


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