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Rowan Surname


Frequency of Rowan in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, ROWAN ranked #2,408 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 13,803 people, or approximately 1 in every 19,544 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
ROWAN2,40813,80388.57%7.05%0.77%0.55%1.35%1.72%
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, ROWAN ranked #2,029 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.

Rowan Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 129 grave(s) with the surname Rowan.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Rowan.

Resource Links for Rowan


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)

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

Rowan Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/rowan/

Rowan (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rowan_(disambiguation)

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


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