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Wray Surname


Frequency of Wray in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, WRAY ranked #2,257 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 14,812 people, or approximately 1 in every 18,212 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
WRAY2,25714,81284.82%11.69%0.48%0.33%1.52%1.17%
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, WRAY ranked #1,710 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 14,286 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Wray Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 97 grave(s) with the surname Wray.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Wray.

Resource Links for Wray


Wray Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/wray/

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

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

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)


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