Top surnames from the 1881 census in Eggington, Bedfordshire

Eggington is an 1881 census registration district in the county of Bedfordshire

Registration districts were originally created for the registration of births, marriages and deaths, rather than specifically for the census. In many cases, registration districts were broadly equivalent to parishes, but not necessarily so.

Top surnames by total occurrences

Surname Total Frequency Index
LANCASTER165.8394234.95
STEVENS145.109548.95
COX134.744531.30
NASH114.014687.09
MONDAY114.01461,666.67
DUDLEY103.6496243.31
HOBBS103.6496100.20
WASHINTON93.284790,000.00
MEAD93.2847140.85
EDWARDS93.284711.79
LUDGATE93.28472,647.06
BAKER72.554711.66
CLARE62.1898151.13
LEACH62.189853.05
FULLER51.824845.13
JANES41.4599227.27
WADDINGTON41.459989.89
WHITE31.09493.41
NEWMAN31.094914.73
MORGAN31.09495.51
HUNT31.09498.24
EAMES31.0949159.57
SOUTHAM31.0949263.16
RICH31.094987.46
POWELL20.72995.85
TURNER20.72992.62
SKINNER20.729914.38
CLARIDGE20.7299125.79
PRIOR20.729931.55
WELCH20.729920.75
NEAL20.729924.66
HORN10.365016.05
COOK10.36501.84
REEVE10.365015.60
CATCHING10.3650
DANKS10.365084.03
RODWELL10.365067.57
KING10.36501.67
BOWLER10.365029.94
GARNER10.365011.55
TURNEY10.3650103.09
KEMPSON10.3650166.67

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
WASHINTON0.2727490000.0000
LUDGATE0.272742647.0588
MONDAY0.272741666.6667
SOUTHAM0.27274263.1579
DUDLEY0.27274243.3090
LANCASTER0.27274234.9486
JANES0.27274227.2727
KEMPSON0.27274166.6667
EAMES0.27274159.5745
CLARE0.27274151.1335
MEAD0.27274140.8451
CLARIDGE0.27274125.7862
TURNEY0.27274103.0928
HOBBS0.27274100.2004
WADDINGTON0.2727489.8876
RICH0.2727487.4636
NASH0.2727487.0942
DANKS0.2727484.0336
RODWELL0.2727467.5676
LEACH0.2727453.0504
STEVENS0.2727448.9510
FULLER0.2727445.1264
PRIOR0.2727431.5457
COX0.2727431.3027
BOWLER0.2727429.9401
NEAL0.2727424.6609
WELCH0.2727420.7469
HORN0.2727416.0514
REEVE0.2727415.6006
NEWMAN0.2727414.7275
SKINNER0.2727414.3781
EDWARDS0.2727411.7863
BAKER0.2727411.6589
GARNER0.2727411.5473
HUNT0.272748.2440
POWELL0.272745.8514
MORGAN0.272745.5056
WHITE0.272743.4064
TURNER0.272742.6223
COOK0.272741.8372
KING0.272741.6745
CATCHING0.27274

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 274 people called WASHINTON in Eggington at the time of the 1881 census.

The Frequency column shows the percentage of people in this county or town with this surname. For example, a frequency of 90000.0000 in Eggington means that 90000.0000% of the people in Eggington on census day were called WASHINTON.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called WASHINTON in this county or town, compared with the probability of finding them anywhere in Britain as a whole. An index of 1 means that if you pick someone at random from this county or town, you have exactly the same probability of picking someone called WASHINTON as if you picked at random from the whole of the UK. Where the index is higher than 1, then you are more likely to find someone called WASHINTON here than if you picked from the UK as a whole, and where it's lower then you are less likely. The actual figure shows the level of probability - for example, a figure of 2 would indicate that you are twice as likely to find someone called WASHINTON here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.27 in Eggington means that you are 0.27 times as likely to find someone with the surname of WASHINTON in Eggington than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Eggington in 1881

(including typos, unknowns and the ones we don't have any data for!)

BAKER (7)  BODSWORTH (1)  BOWLER (1)  BRINKLOW (9)  CATCHING (1)  CLARE (6)  CLARIDGE (2)  COOK (1)  COX (13)  CULVORHOUSE (4)  DANKS (1)  DUDLEY (10)  EAMES (3)  EDWARDS (9)  FULLER (5)  FAWKES (3)  GARNER (1)  GOLSY (5)  HOBBS (10)  HORN (1)  HUNT (3)  INNS (9)  JANES (4)  KEMPSON (1)  KING (1)  LANCASTER (16)  LARTHWELL (1)  LATHWELL (14)  LEACH (6)  LUDGATE (9)  MEAD (9)  MANDAY (6)  MILLINCKLEY (1)  MORGAN (3)  MONDAY (11)  NASH (11)  NEAL (2)  NEWMAN (3)  PANTLING (6)  PURKIS (3)  POWELL (2)  PRIOR (2)  REEVE (1)  RICH (3)  RIPPING (1)  RODWELL (1)  SKINNER (2)  SOUTHAM (3)  STEVENS (14)  STURNAM (10)  STURNUM (2)  TURNER (2)  TURNEY (1)  WADDINGTON (4)  WASHINTON (9)  WELCH (2)  WHITE (3)