What Are The Top 10 Most Popular Last Names?

What are some good last names?

50 most common last names in AmericaSmith.Johnson.Williams.Brown.Jones.Garcia.Miller.Davis.More items…•.

What is world’s most common name?

Top Names Over the Last 100 YearsMalesFemalesRankNameName1JamesMary2JohnPatricia3RobertJennifer93 more rows

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What names are attractive?

The top 20 most attractive female namesBrianna – 70 per cent of men say yes.Erika – 69 per cent.Lexi – 67 per cent.Brooke – 65 per cent.Vanessa – 65 per cent.April – 63 per cent.Natalie – 63 per cent.Jenna – 62 per cent.More items…•

What is the blackest last name?

The 2000 U.S. Census counted 163,036 people with the surname Washington. Ninety percent of them were African-American, a far higher black percentage than for any other common name.

Why is Williams such a common last name?

Sometime after William the Conqueror became the first Norman king of England in 1066, William became the most common given name in the country. Three subsequent English kings bore the name as well, which made the given name even more popular, and that led to it becoming a common surname.

Smith is the most common last name in the United States, followed by Johnson, Miller, Jones, Williams, and Anderson, according to genealogy company Ancestry.com.

What is the whitest last name?

namerankWhite percentname SMITHrank 1White percent 70.90%name JOHNSONrank 2White percent 58.97%name WILLIAMSrank 3White percent 45.75%name BROWNrank 4White percent 57.95%47 more rows•Dec 16, 2016

What are some famous last names?

Smith, Johnson, Williams, Brown and Jones were the most common last names, according to a Census Bureau analysis of the 2010 Census.

What’s in a last name?

A surname, family name, or last name is the portion (in some cultures) of a personal name that indicates a person’s family (or tribe or community, depending on the culture). Depending on the culture, all members of a family unit may have identical surnames or there may be variations based on the cultural rules.

What is the first name?

A given name (also known as a first name, forename) is the part of a personal name that identifies a person, potentially with a middle name as well, and differentiates that person from the other members of a group (typically a family or clan) who have a common surname.