Do You Have One of the Most Common Last Names in Colorado?
I don't. Thanks for that, Mom and Dad! But, you might if you have one of these names. (If 'Smith' is your real name, that is...)
Right, right. If you tell us 'you have to kill us.' OK, we get it.
We took a look at Colorado's genealogy research provided by Forebears to see which surnames were most common in our state. Through their research, they gave us a list of the top 100 most common names from 2014. You can see the full list from Forebears here, and compare it to the list from the year 1880 here.
The ten most common surnames in Colorado according to Forebears: