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Swain Surname


Frequency of Swain in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, SWAIN ranked #1,338 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 24,220 people, or approximately 1 in every 11,138 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
SWAIN1,33824,22069.45%25.73%0.69%0.64%1.92%1.56%
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, SWAIN ranked #1,029 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 8,333 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Swain Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 148 grave(s) with the surname Swain.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Swain.

Resource Links for Swain


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

Swain (surname) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swain_(surname)

Swain Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/swain/

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


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