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: Kathryn Brown Phyllis Brown Howard Brown Irene Brown Nicholas Brown Judy Brown Nancy Brown Robin Brown Catherine Brown Harry Brown Jean Brown Lisa Brown Cynthia Brown Benjamin Brown Dorothy Brown Brenda Brown Andrea Brown Diana Brown Helen Brown Judith Brown Wanda Brown Kelly Brown Rose Brown Theresa Brown Rachel Brown Melissa Brown Stephanie Brown Teresa Brown Katherine Brown Douglas Brown Amanda Brown Marie Brown Carolyn Brown Steve Brown Doris Brown Kimberly Brown Craig 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"