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Shields Surname


Frequency of Shields in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, SHIELDS ranked #623 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 49,556 people, or approximately 1 in every 5,444 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
SHIELDS62349,55678.28%17.26%1.03%0.42%1.53%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, SHIELDS ranked #580 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 5,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Shields Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 571 grave(s) with the surname Shields.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Shields.

Resource Links for Shields


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

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

Shields Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/shields/

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


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