Top surnames from the 1881 census in Sulham, Berkshire

Sulham 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
WAITE96.2069299.00
WILDER85.51722,162.16
GROVES74.8276171.57
VINCE74.8276795.45
SPACKMAN64.13791,428.57
JONES53.44833.04
READING53.4483446.43
SMITH53.44832.44
CLARKE53.448317.02
PALMER42.758623.41
BECK42.7586117.99
SHAW32.069011.26
SIMMONDS32.069077.52
BAYLISS32.0690163.93
HUTCHINGS32.0690109.89
REED32.069028.36
FRANKLIN32.069062.24
ALLAWAY21.3793769.23
HUNT21.379310.38
NEIDER21.3793
PEGLER21.3793540.54
OSBORNE21.379328.90
HAYWARD21.379332.36
BECKLEY10.6897263.16
DUCKETT10.6897107.53
COOKE10.689712.50
HAWKINS10.68979.52
WHITAKER10.689724.39
CLIFFORD10.689733.56
BUTLER10.68977.07
EVANS10.68971.58
JEROME10.6897384.62
DEW10.6897119.05
RICHARDSON10.68974.05
HEDGECOCK10.6897500.00
COOK10.68973.47
HARVEY10.68976.46
WEBB10.68975.09
GOODENOUGH10.6897238.10
STENNER10.6897769.23
BROOKER10.689757.14
MARSHALL10.68974.11
ELLIS10.68974.75
DAVIS10.68973.14
WHITE10.68972.15
COLES10.689719.80
PARSONS10.68979.07
HANDS10.689768.97
CHATTERTON10.6897121.95
NICHOLSON10.68979.71

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
WILDER0.151452162.1622
SPACKMAN0.151451428.5714
VINCE0.15145795.4545
ALLAWAY0.15145769.2308
STENNER0.15145769.2308
PEGLER0.15145540.5405
HEDGECOCK0.15145500.0000
READING0.15145446.4286
JEROME0.15145384.6154
WAITE0.15145299.0033
BECKLEY0.15145263.1579
GOODENOUGH0.15145238.0952
GROVES0.15145171.5686
BAYLISS0.15145163.9344
CHATTERTON0.15145121.9512
DEW0.15145119.0476
BECK0.15145117.9941
HUTCHINGS0.15145109.8901
DUCKETT0.15145107.5269
SIMMONDS0.1514577.5194
HANDS0.1514568.9655
FRANKLIN0.1514562.2407
BROOKER0.1514557.1429
CLIFFORD0.1514533.5570
HAYWARD0.1514532.3625
OSBORNE0.1514528.9017
REED0.1514528.3554
WHITAKER0.1514524.3902
PALMER0.1514523.4055
COLES0.1514519.8020
CLARKE0.1514517.0184
COOKE0.1514512.5000
SHAW0.1514511.2613
HUNT0.1514510.3842
NICHOLSON0.151459.7087
HAWKINS0.151459.5238
PARSONS0.151459.0744
BUTLER0.151457.0721
HARVEY0.151456.4599
WEBB0.151455.0891
ELLIS0.151454.7483
MARSHALL0.151454.1118
RICHARDSON0.151454.0519
COOK0.151453.4722
DAVIS0.151453.1387
JONES0.151453.0447
SMITH0.151452.4422
WHITE0.151452.1455
EVANS0.151451.5783
NEIDER0.15145

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 145 people called WILDER in Sulham 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 2162.1622 in Sulham means that 2162.1622% of the people in Sulham on census day were called WILDER.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called WILDER 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 WILDER 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 WILDER 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 WILDER here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.15 in Sulham means that you are 0.15 times as likely to find someone with the surname of WILDER in Sulham than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Sulham in 1881

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

ALLAWAY (2)  BAYLISS (3)  BECK (4)  BECKLEY (1)  BOXALL (3)  BOYDELL (4)  BROOKER (1)  BUTLER (1)  CHATTERTON (1)  CLARKE (5)  CLIFFORD (1)  COLES (1)  COOKE (1)  COOK (1)  DAVIS (1)  DEW (1)  DUCKETT (1)  ELLIS (1)  EVANS (1)  FRANKLIN (3)  GOODENOUGH (1)  GROVES (7)  HANDS (1)  HARVEY (1)  HAWKINS (1)  HAYWARD (2)  HEDGECOCK (1)  HUNT (2)  HUTCHINGS (3)  JEROME (1)  JONES (5)  LAMBDEN (7)  LAILEY (1)  MARSHALL (1)  MOORCOCK (4)  NEIDER (2)  NICHOLSON (1)  OSBORNE (2)  PALMER (4)  PARSONS (1)  PEGLER (2)  READING (5)  REED (3)  RICHARDSON (1)  SHAW (3)  SIMMONDS (3)  SMALLBONE (1)  SMITH (5)  SPACKMAN (6)  STENNER (1)  WEBB (1)  WHITAKER (1)  WHITE (1)  WIGMORE (3)  WILDER (8)  VINCE (7)  WAITE (9)