Top surnames from the 1881 census in Letcombe Bassett, Berkshire

Letcombe Bassett is an 1881 census registration district in the county of Berkshire

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
TYLER219.5023322.09
CASE125.4299542.99
WALLIS114.9774146.86
NEWTON104.524959.03
WALKER83.619910.81
ALDER73.1674443.04
PAINTON73.16746,363.64
ASHFIELD73.16741,666.67
KEEP62.7149750.00
MOSS62.714944.05
WITHERS52.2624138.12
PEMBROKE52.26242,380.95
PAINTER52.2624165.02
PILCHER52.2624454.55
BUNGAY41.81001,739.13
NEW41.8100206.19
FULLER31.357533.56
CARTER31.35758.09
GLASS31.3575131.00
PETTIT20.9050114.29
SMITH20.90500.64
CARTWRIGHT20.905023.75
SAVARY20.90506,666.67
GOULDEN20.9050256.41
TURNER20.90503.25
SIMMONS20.905022.17
JOHNSON20.90502.69
WOODHAMS20.9050363.64
PARTRIDGE20.905034.66
HUGHES20.90503.23
DOWNES10.452536.63
CROOK10.452515.75
BROWN10.45250.69
EMBURY10.4525909.09
DAY10.45254.81
COMLEY10.4525208.33
DUMAR10.4525
DARE10.4525105.26
STRANGE10.452542.19
LEGGE10.4525101.01
SEYMOUR10.452522.12

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
SAVARY0.222216666.6667
PAINTON0.222216363.6364
PEMBROKE0.222212380.9524
BUNGAY0.222211739.1304
ASHFIELD0.222211666.6667
EMBURY0.22221909.0909
KEEP0.22221750.0000
CASE0.22221542.9864
PILCHER0.22221454.5455
ALDER0.22221443.0380
WOODHAMS0.22221363.6364
TYLER0.22221322.0859
GOULDEN0.22221256.4103
COMLEY0.22221208.3333
NEW0.22221206.1856
PAINTER0.22221165.0165
WALLIS0.22221146.8625
WITHERS0.22221138.1215
GLASS0.22221131.0044
PETTIT0.22221114.2857
DARE0.22221105.2632
LEGGE0.22221101.0101
NEWTON0.2222159.0319
MOSS0.2222144.0529
STRANGE0.2222142.1941
DOWNES0.2222136.6300
PARTRIDGE0.2222134.6620
FULLER0.2222133.5570
CARTWRIGHT0.2222123.7530
SIMMONS0.2222122.1729
SEYMOUR0.2222122.1239
CROOK0.2222115.7480
WALKER0.2222110.8137
CARTER0.222218.0863
DAY0.222214.8054
TURNER0.222213.2510
HUGHES0.222213.2295
JOHNSON0.222212.6936
BROWN0.222210.6864
SMITH0.222210.6409
DUMAR0.22221

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 221 people called SAVARY in Letcombe Bassett 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 6666.6667 in Letcombe Bassett means that 6666.6667% of the people in Letcombe Bassett on census day were called SAVARY.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called SAVARY 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 SAVARY 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 SAVARY 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 SAVARY here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.22 in Letcombe Bassett means that you are 0.22 times as likely to find someone with the surname of SAVARY in Letcombe Bassett than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Letcombe Bassett in 1881

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

ALDER (7)  ASHFIELD (7)  BROWN (1)  BUNGAY (4)  CARTER (3)  CARTWRIGHT (2)  CHILLINGWORTH (1)  COMLEY (1)  COSHAND (1)  CROOK (1)  DARE (1)  DAY (1)  DOWNES (1)  DUMAR (1)  EMBLING (5)  EMBURY (1)  FULLER (3)  FROGLEY (7)  FULBROOK (21)  FULLBROOK (4)  GLASS (3)  GOULDEN (2)  GODDING (2)  HUGHES (2)  JOHNSON (2)  CASE (12)  KEEP (6)  KEARTON (1)  LEGGE (1)  MOSS (6)  NEW (4)  NEWTON (10)  PAINTER (5)  PAINTON (7)  PAINTING (1)  PARTRIDGE (2)  PEMBROKE (5)  PETTIT (2)  PILCHER (5)  QUAINTON (1)  SAVARY (2)  SCENEY (3)  SELWOOD (4)  SEYMOUR (1)  SIMMONS (2)  SMITH (2)  STRANGE (1)  TAME (1)  TURNER (2)  TYLER (21)  WALKER (8)  WALLIS (11)  WINTERBOURNE (4)  WITHERS (5)  WOODHAMS (2)