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Shay Surname


Frequency of Shay in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, SHAY ranked #3,513 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 9,302 people, or approximately 1 in every 29,000 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
SHAY3,5139,30290.27%2.19%1.96%2.78%1.26%1.54%
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, SHAY ranked #3,699 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 33,333 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Shay Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 112 grave(s) with the surname Shay.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Shay.

Resource Links for Shay


Shay Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/shay/

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

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

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


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