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Saunders Surname


Frequency of Saunders in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, SAUNDERS ranked #439 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 67,210 people, or approximately 1 in every 4,014 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
SAUNDERS43967,21069.67%25.59%0.75%0.44%1.90%1.65%
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, SAUNDERS ranked #421 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 3,704 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Saunders Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 1,277 grave(s) with the surname Saunders.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Saunders.

Resource Links for Saunders


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

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

Saunders Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/saunders/

Saunders - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saunders

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)


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