Top surnames from the 1881 census in Holcutt, Bedfordshire

Holcutt 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
HIGGINS1222.2222439.56
SMITH916.666711.80
ODELL611.11111,538.46
GOODMAN59.2593316.46
LINES35.5556526.32
GOOSEY23.70374,000.00
LITCHFIELD23.7037909.09
GILES11.851948.54
ROBERTS11.85194.92
BUTCHER11.851943.86
JENNINGS11.851936.50
SPIERS11.8519227.27
GARNER11.851958.48
REED11.851925.38
DUDLEY11.8519123.46
PERRY11.851925.19
GREEN11.85196.57

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
GOOSEY0.05544000.0000
ODELL0.05541538.4615
LITCHFIELD0.0554909.0909
LINES0.0554526.3158
HIGGINS0.0554439.5604
GOODMAN0.0554316.4557
SPIERS0.0554227.2727
DUDLEY0.0554123.4568
GARNER0.055458.4795
GILES0.055448.5437
BUTCHER0.055443.8596
JENNINGS0.055436.4964
REED0.055425.3807
PERRY0.055425.1889
SMITH0.055411.8033
GREEN0.05546.5746
ROBERTS0.05544.9213

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 54 people called GOOSEY in Holcutt 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 4000.0000 in Holcutt means that 4000.0000% of the people in Holcutt on census day were called GOOSEY.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called GOOSEY 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 GOOSEY 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 GOOSEY 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 GOOSEY here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.05 in Holcutt means that you are 0.05 times as likely to find someone with the surname of GOOSEY in Holcutt than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Holcutt in 1881

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

BUTCHER (1)  CARLING (3)  DUDLEY (1)  DUMERE (1)  GARNER (1)  GILES (1)  GOODMAN (5)  GOOSEY (2)  GREEN (1)  HIGGINS (12)  JENNINGS (1)  LINES (3)  LITCHFIELD (2)  ODELL (6)  PANER (1)  PERRY (1)  REED (1)  ROBERTS (1)  SMITH (9)  SPIERS (1)