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Rutherford Surname


Frequency of Rutherford in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, RUTHERFORD ranked #1,167 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 27,539 people, or approximately 1 in every 9,796 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
RUTHERFORD1,16727,53984.00%11.58%1.02%0.34%1.59%1.47%
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, RUTHERFORD ranked #1,095 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 9,091 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Rutherford Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 228 grave(s) with the surname Rutherford.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Rutherford.

Resource Links for Rutherford


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

Rutherford Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/rutherford/

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

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)

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

Rutherford Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Rutherford surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/r/rutherford.php (14 Oct 2010)


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