Last Name SAILE


Meaning Local: A the sayles, i.e. the hurdles. 'Sales,' the upright stakes of a hurdle.' The name has remained in county York at least 600 years.
Origin English, Dutch, Irish, Hungarian

Rank 66,073 (2000 US census) 42,258 (1990 US census)
Count 280 (2000 US census)

Race / ethnic distribution

The 2000 US Census claims that
  • 91.43%, or 256 total occurrences, of those with this family name identified themselves as being white,
  • 3.57%, or 10 total occurrences, as black,
  • 2.86%, or 8 total occurrences, as Asian and Pacific Islander,
  • undisclosed % as American Indian and Native Alaskan,
  • undisclosed % as two or more races, and
  • undisclosed % as Hispanic ethnic origin.

How many distinct last names exist in the United States of America?

How does one estimate/guess that number? The first source that comes to mind is the result of the latest available census. We know that 2000 year census presents us with a little over 150,000 unique surnames. The least po...

Longest baby names

The longest first name, consisting of 12 characters, from the baby names reported since the year 1880 in the United States is Francisquita.

There are three names consisting of 11 characters: Christopher, Margueritta, and Margueritte

Double-barrelled surnames

Can you lose your identity in a double-barrelled surname?

So, you are getting married and thinking about creating a double-barrel surname from yours and your future spouse’s surnames. Maybe there is another reason you want that type of surname. Somethin...

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