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Shell Surname


Frequency of Shell in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, SHELL ranked #2,523 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 13,143 people, or approximately 1 in every 20,525 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
SHELL2,52313,14377.39%18.17%1.34%0.44%1.37%1.29%
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, SHELL ranked #2,399 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 20,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Shell Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 120 grave(s) with the surname Shell.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Shell.

Resource Links for Shell


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

Shell Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/shell/

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


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