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Wire Surname


Frequency of Wire in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, WIRE ranked #17,970 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 1,433 people, or approximately 1 in every 188,250 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
WIRE17,9701,43393.02%3.56%1.47%1.19%
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, WIRE ranked #17,919 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.

Wire Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 13 grave(s) with the surname Wire.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Wire.

Resource Links for Wire


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

Wire Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Wire surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Wire family history & genealogy resources to trace your family tree & ancestry.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/w/wire.php (21 Oct 2010)

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

Wire Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/wire/


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