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Shy Surname


Frequency of Shy in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, SHY ranked #13,593 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 2,049 people, or approximately 1 in every 131,655 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
SHY13,5932,04952.51%34.26%0.68%9.47%2.00%1.07%
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, SHY ranked #13,408 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 100,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Shy Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 18 grave(s) with the surname Shy.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Shy.

Resource Links for Shy


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

Shy Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/shy/

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


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