Last Name AUSTIN


Meaning The son of Augustine. Very popular in 13th century.
A contraction of Augustine, from 'Augustinus,' imperial, royal, great, renowned.
Origin English, Scottish, Latin, French, Polish, Haitian, South african

Rank 241 (2000 US census) 196 (1990 US census)
Count 113,160 (2000 US census)

Race / ethnic distribution

The 2000 US Census claims that
  • 69.57%, or 78725 total occurrences, of those with this family name identified themselves as being white,
  • 25.5%, or 28856 total occurrences, as black,
  • 0.5%, or 566 total occurrences, as Asian and Pacific Islander,
  • 0.81%, or 917 total occurrences, as American Indian and Native Alaskan,
  • 1.79%, or 2026 total occurrences, as two or more races, and
  • 1.82%, or 2060 total occurrences, as Hispanic ethnic origin.

Scottish surnames

Scottish last names divide themselves into two classes: Highland and Lowland.
In very few instances the names were considered before the eleventh century. They became significantly better known only since the thirteen century.
Just like English and other last n...

Belarus middle names

Belarus middle names form the same way as Russian ones, in part due to general common history of the Russian and Belarus nationalities, and in part due to very close integration of all nationalities during the Soviet Union times. Follow the

English surnames

English surnames can be divided into five classes: Baptisimal or Personal (first) names, local, official, and occupative surnames. Nicknames represent the last class. Practically there are only four classes, for it is often hard ti distinguish between occupation and offic...

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