Brown Last Name

Brown Last Name Meaning

Brown is an English-language surname in origin chiefly descriptive of a person with brown hair, complexion or clothing. It is one of the most common family names in English-speaking countries. It is the second most common surname in Canada and Scotland, third most common in Australia and fourth most common in England and the United States. It is particularly clustered in southern Scotland. Read more at Wikipedia

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Brown Last Name Statistics

Brown Last Name Race Distribution

Race Percent
White 60.71%
Black 34.54%
Asian and Pacific Islander 0.41%
American Indian and Native Alaskan 0.83%
Two or more 1.86%
Hispanic 1.64%

Popular Names

Some popular names: Jacqueline Brown Amy Brown Heather Brown Lisa Brown Sara Brown Lillian Brown Phillip Brown Michelle Brown Jane Brown Elizabeth Brown Douglas Brown Carol Brown Howard Brown Cynthia Brown Laura Brown Frances Brown Mildred Brown Jessica Brown Wayne Brown Gloria Brown Marilyn Brown Dorothy Brown Julie Brown Janice Brown Nancy Brown Jennifer Brown Rebecca Brown Donna Brown Carolyn Brown Judy Brown Lois Brown Ashley Brown Amanda Brown Tina Brown Patricia Brown Judith Brown Anne Brown

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The main source for the information are US Census studies "Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000" and "Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 1990"