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Walsh Surname


Frequency of Walsh in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, WALSH ranked #265 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 103,216 people, or approximately 1 in every 2,614 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
WALSH265103,21695.90%0.96%0.20%0.49%1.04%1.41%
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, WALSH ranked #325 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 3,030 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Walsh Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 2,237 grave(s) with the surname Walsh.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Walsh.

Resource Links for Walsh


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

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

Walsh Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/walsh/

Behind the Name: W [Behind The Name]
The meaning and history of first names.
http://www.surnames.behindthename.com/php/browse.php?letter=w (2 Feb 2011)

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

Walsh Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Walsh surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Walsh family history & genealogy resources to trace your family tree & ancestry.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/w/walsh.php (20 Oct 2010)


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