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From: "Diana Gale Matthiesen" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Surname Locator
Date: Sat, 27 Nov 2010 02:14:34 -0500
References: <00ba01cb8da0$e841a0d0$c2482dae@Ken1> <009501cb8da4$06976850$13c638f0$@dgmweb.net><DE74B14B06244C939BC0573199BFAC33@Den>
In-Reply-To: <DE74B14B06244C939BC0573199BFAC33@Den>


The first number is the percentage of the population, the second number is the
cumulative percentage of the population, and the third number is the rank in the
population.

Diana

> -----Original Message-----
> From: [mailto:genealogy-dna-
> ] On Behalf Of Ron Schaming
> Sent: Friday, November 26, 2010 9:57 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: [DNA] Surname Locator
>
> Interesting data; but the columns do not have any header or description.
> What do the numbers mean?
>
>
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Diana Gale Matthiesen" <>
> > To: <>
> > Sent: Friday, November 26, 2010 1:56 PM
> > Subject: Re: [DNA] Surname Locator
> >
> > The only alternative I have, and it isn't worldwide, is surname frequency
> > in the 1990 U.S. Census:
> > http://www.census.gov/genealogy/names/dist.all.last




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