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Samson Surname


Frequency of Samson in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, SAMSON ranked #3,265 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 10,053 people, or approximately 1 in every 26,834 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
SAMSON3,26510,05370.17%6.95%0.66%16.61%2.73%2.88%
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, SAMSON ranked #3,120 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 25,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Samson Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 133 grave(s) with the surname Samson.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Samson.

Resource Links for Samson


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

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

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

Samson Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/samson/


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