21 Most Common American Indian and Alaskan Native Last Names Beginning with M

In this section of the site we have data on the most common American Indian and Alaskan Native last names beginning with M in the United States. These names are taken directly from the most recent census data.

Currently, the most popular American Indian and Alaskan Native last name beginning with M in America is Manygoats, with a total count of 737 people who have the surname. The surname Manygoats occurs roughly 0 times per 100,000 people in the U.S.

The table below shows the most common surnames ending starting with M with statistics on the heritage and ancestry of those with the surname.

This list has been compiled using the most recent Census data and we have included only names where at least 60% of people with the name self-identified as "American Indian and Alaskan Native".

Click any of the names in the table below to find out more about the origin, meaning, and ancestry of each last name.

Rank Name Count White Black API AIAN 2+ Races Hispanic
31412 MANYGOATS 737 2.04% (S) (S) 93.76% 3.26% 0.68%
39717 MANUELITO 553 0.90% (S) (S) 91.50% 1.45% 5.61%
54296 METOXEN 380 17.11% (S) (S) 61.32% 15.79% 5.00%
60960 MESTETH 330 5.76% 0.00% 0.00% 83.94% 1.82% 8.48%
62359 MORSETTE 321 25.23% 2.80% 0.00% 65.42% 3.74% 2.80%
74608 MCCOVEY 259 4.25% 23.55% (S) 63.71% 6.18% (S)
78316 MCGESHICK 244 11.48% 0.00% 0.00% 78.28% 8.20% 2.05%
95115 MOQUINO 192 (S) (S) 0.00% 75.52% 3.13% 19.27%
99845 MERCULIEF 181 6.63% (S) 0.00% 86.19% 5.52% (S)
108199 MALATERRE 164 10.98% (S) 0.00% 80.49% 6.71% (S)
115639 MADPLUME 151 0.00% (S) 0.00% 94.04% (S) 4.64%
120187 MESCAL 144 34.72% (S) 0.00% 62.50% 0.00% (S)
134712 MEXICAN 125 8.00% (S) (S) 63.20% (S) 24.00%
138304 MANYMULES 121 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00% 0.00% 0.00%
143149 MUSTACHE 116 9.48% 0.00% 0.00% 77.59% 4.31% 8.62%
145220 MADOSH 114 6.14% 0.00% 0.00% 85.09% 8.77% 0.00%
150452 MEDICINEHORSE 109 4.59% 0.00% 0.00% 91.74% (S) (S)
152628 MARRIETTA 107 8.41% (S) (S) 83.18% (S) 4.67%
156044 MUTE 104 11.54% 4.81% (S) 77.88% (S) 4.81%
156044 MARCELLAIS 104 18.27% 0.00% 0.00% 77.88% (S) (S)
159712 MATRIOUS 101 21.78% (S) 0.00% 62.38% 13.86% (S)

Table Key

To help you understand the above table, below is a description of each column and what it represents.

  • Rank - The official rank of the name according to the US Census Bureau.
  • Count. Number of occurrences: Estimate of the number of people with the surname in the United States. (S) means the data was suppressed for privacy.
  • White. Non-Hispanic White Only: Percentage of people with a given surname who classified themselves as "non-hispanic white" (race)
  • Black. Non-Hispanic Black Only: Percentage of people with a given surname who classified themselves as "non-hispanic black" (race)
  • API. Non-Hispanic Asian & Pacific Islander Only: Percentage of people with a given surname who classified themselves as "non-hispanic Asian & Pacific Islander" (race)
  • AIAN. Non-Hispanic American Indian & Alaskan Native Only: Percentage of people with a given surname who classified themselves as "non-hispanic American Indian & Alaskan Native" (race)
  • 2+ Races. Non-Hispanic of 2 or More Races: Percentage of people with a given surname who classified themselves as "non-hispanic two or more races" (race)
  • Hispanic. Hispanic Origin: Percentage of people with a given surname who classified themselves as "Hispanic origin" (race)

Other Last Name Letters

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Last Names by Ancestry

If you want to search for different ethnicity or ancestry, we also have pages that will let you find last names beginning with M (or any other letter) based on a specific ancestry.

White

The links below will let you research white last names starting with each letter of the alphabet.

Black

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Hispanic

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Asian and Pacific Islander

The links below will let you research Asian and Pacific Islander last names starting with each letter of the alphabet.

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the Decennial Census survey, from the United States Census Bureau.

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