Top surnames from the 1881 census in Sparsholt, Berkshire

Sparsholt 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
HICKS204.5455108.58
ROWLAND204.5455159.87
WALLINGTON153.40911,086.96
HUMPHRIES122.7273121.09
DAY122.727328.97
BECKETT122.7273136.83
LOVELOCK112.5000575.92
HONEY112.5000407.41
HAINES112.5000107.95
JOHNSON102.27276.76
BARRETT92.045530.46
SMITH92.04551.45
GERRY81.8182952.38
WOOLDRIDGE81.8182331.95
GRUNDY81.818288.79
SIMS71.590953.07
TYRELL71.5909434.78
RICHARDSON71.59099.35
STEPHENS71.590928.67
TYLER71.590953.89
JOYCE71.590964.81
CROOK71.590955.38
PACKER61.3636129.59
KEATS61.3636618.56
TAYLOR61.36362.13
NEW61.3636155.84
GREEN51.13644.04
HYDE51.136436.95
HUTT51.1364264.55
HERMAN51.1364632.91
WILLIAMS40.90911.27
POCOCK40.909186.21
BOOKER40.909175.90
STRATTON40.9091104.99
COLE30.68187.49
WATTS30.68188.13
ABRAHAM30.681869.12
HEARNS30.68181,764.71
AYRES30.681849.10
SIMMONS30.681816.70
GOLDING30.681838.71
MASLIN30.6818322.58
HOOPER30.681816.09
EAST30.681843.86
BROAD30.681853.67
DIXON30.68186.22
NEVILLE30.681857.36
DENIS20.4545740.74
BELCHER20.454537.74
COX20.45453.00

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
HEARNS0.444401764.7059
WALLINGTON0.444401086.9565
GERRY0.44440952.3810
DENIS0.44440740.7407
HERMAN0.44440632.9114
KEATS0.44440618.5567
LOVELOCK0.44440575.9162
TYRELL0.44440434.7826
HONEY0.44440407.4074
WOOLDRIDGE0.44440331.9502
MASLIN0.44440322.5806
HUTT0.44440264.5503
WEAVING0.44440192.3077
ROWLAND0.44440159.8721
NEW0.44440155.8442
SALLIS0.44440153.8462
BECKETT0.44440136.8301
PACKER0.44440129.5896
HUMPHRIES0.44440121.0898
HICKS0.44440108.5776
HAINES0.44440107.9490
STRATTON0.44440104.9869
GRUNDY0.4444088.7902
TREADWELL0.4444086.9565
BOUCHER0.4444086.2069
POCOCK0.4444086.2069
GOODENOUGH0.4444079.3651
BOOKER0.4444075.9013
CHENEY0.4444074.0741
ABRAHAM0.4444069.1244
JOYCE0.4444064.8148
NEVILLE0.4444057.3614
CROOK0.4444055.3797
TYLER0.4444053.8876
BROAD0.4444053.6673
SIMS0.4444053.0705
AYRES0.4444049.0998
EAST0.4444043.8596
GOLDING0.4444038.7097
BELCHER0.4444037.7358
HYDE0.4444036.9549
BARRETT0.4444030.4569
DAY0.4444028.9715
STEPHENS0.4444028.6650
SHEARD0.4444024.8139
KIMBER0.4444023.8663
GOULDING0.4444023.2558
ELLIOT0.4444017.8253
WILTSHIRE0.4444017.0358
SIMMONS0.4444016.7038

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 440 people called HEARNS in Sparsholt 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 1764.7059 in Sparsholt means that 1764.7059% of the people in Sparsholt on census day were called HEARNS.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called HEARNS 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 HEARNS 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 HEARNS 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 HEARNS here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.44 in Sparsholt means that you are 0.44 times as likely to find someone with the surname of HEARNS in Sparsholt than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Sparsholt in 1881

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

ABRAHAM (3)  ACKRILL (16)  ANDREWS (1)  BARRETT (9)  BECKETT (12)  BELCHER (2)  BOOKER (4)  BRADLEY (1)  BREAKSPEAR (1)  BROAD (3)  BROWN (1)  BOUCHER (2)  CHENEY (1)  CHURCH (1)  CLARK (1)  COLE (3)  COLLINGBORN (7)  COLLINS (1)  COX (2)  CROOK (7)  DAY (12)  DENIS (2)  DIXON (3)  EAST (3)  EDMONDES (1)  EDWARDS (1)  ELLIOT (2)  AYRES (3)  FARMER (1)  FROGLEY (10)  GERRY (8)  GIBBS (2)  GOLDING (3)  GOULDING (1)  GOODENOUGH (1)  GREEN (5)  GRUNDY (8)  HAINES (11)  HEARNS (3)  HEAVENS (1)  HERMAN (5)  HICKS (20)  HONEY (11)  HOOPER (3)  HUMPHRIES (12)  HOOK (1)  HUTT (5)  HYDE (5)  JAMES (1)  JENNINGS (2)  JOHNSON (10)  JOYCE (7)  KEATS (6)  KIMBER (1)  KING (2)  LAMBOURN (2)  LAWRENCE (1)  LOVELOCK (11)  MASLIN (3)  MAY (1)  MACDONALD (1)  MOORE (1)  MORGAN (1)  NEVILLE (3)  NEW (6)  PACKER (6)  PEARCE (1)  PETTITE (1)  POCOCK (4)  RICHARDSON (7)  ROWLAND (20)  SALLIS (1)  SANSUM (2)  SHEARD (1)  SHEPHERD (1)  SIMMONS (3)  SIMS (7)  SMALLBONE (4)  SMITH (9)  STEPHENS (7)  STRATTON (4)  TAME (8)  TAYLOR (6)  THOMAS (1)  TREADWELL (1)  TYLER (7)  TYRELL (7)  WALKER (1)  WATTS (3)  WEAVING (1)  WEBB (1)  WALLINGTON (15)  WHEELER (2)  WIBLIN (4)  WILKINS (1)  WILLIAMS (4)  WILTSHIRE (1)  WINCHCOMB (11)  WOOLDRIDGE (8)