Top surnames from the 1881 census in Llanberis, Caernarfonshire / Sir Gaernarfon

Llanberis is an 1881 census registration district in the county of Caernarfonshire / Sir Gaernarfon

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
JONES65021.374518.87
WILLIAMS45014.797820.60
ROBERTS31510.358427.53
OWEN1906.247952.64
HUGHES1635.360119.13
THOMAS1504.932611.95
EVANS1454.768210.91
GRIFFITH1294.2420130.21
DAVIES1284.20918.28
PARRY1213.979052.28
PRITCHARD642.104639.09
ELLIS561.841512.68
MORRIS441.44696.50
OWENS321.052321.19
CLOSS290.95362,213.74
LEWIS270.88793.38
ROWLAND150.493317.36
ROWLANDS140.460418.48
HUMPHREY130.427516.05
EDWARDS130.42751.53
PRICHARD120.394642.98
PHILIPS120.394621.31
HUMPHREYS120.394611.21
MORGAN100.32881.65
GRIFFITHS80.26311.61
FOULKES80.263128.24
PHILLIPS80.26311.47
WALTERS80.26315.52
WALKER70.23020.69
CURRIE60.19737.01
INGHAM50.16446.61
LAWTON50.16446.38
POTTER50.16442.54
JAMES50.16440.84
COWEN40.131523.98
MUDGE40.131543.29
ROOK40.131519.25
PEEL40.13157.33
LANE40.13151.91
MURPHEY40.131562.99
MORGANS30.09874.57
BOND30.09871.86
PHILLIP30.098719.43
LLOYD30.09870.84
KENNY30.09878.24
BRYMER30.0987177.51
BEVANS30.098765.65
ROWE30.09871.74
HUTTON30.09873.30
REES30.09871.13

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
CLOSS3.043,0412213.7405
GRIFFITH3.043,041130.2110
MURPHEY3.043,04162.9921
OWEN3.043,04152.6418
PARRY3.043,04152.2814
MUDGE3.043,04143.2900
PRICHARD3.043,04142.9799
PRITCHARD3.043,04139.0864
FOULKES3.043,04128.2386
ROBERTS3.043,04127.5338
COWEN3.043,04123.9808
PHILIPS3.043,04121.3068
OWENS3.043,04121.1878
WILLIAMS3.043,04120.5998
ROOK3.043,04119.2493
HUGHES3.043,04119.1288
JONES3.043,04118.8731
ROWLANDS3.043,04118.4818
ROWLAND3.043,04117.3551
HUMPHREY3.043,04116.0494
ELLIS3.043,04112.6814
THOMAS3.043,04111.9531
HUMPHREYS3.043,04111.2076
EVANS3.043,04110.9116
DAVIES3.043,0418.2751
PEEL3.043,0417.3287
CURRIE3.043,0417.0110
INGHAM3.043,0416.6111
MORRIS3.043,0416.5000
LAWTON3.043,0416.3792
WALTERS3.043,0415.5176
LEWIS3.043,0413.3770
POTTER3.043,0412.5352
LANE3.043,0411.9087
MORGAN3.043,0411.6536
GRIFFITHS3.043,0411.6076
EDWARDS3.043,0411.5339
PHILLIPS3.043,0411.4703
JAMES3.043,0410.8371
WALKER3.043,0410.6876

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 3,041 people called CLOSS in Llanberis 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 2213.7405 in Llanberis means that 2213.7405% of the people in Llanberis on census day were called CLOSS.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called CLOSS 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 CLOSS 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 CLOSS 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 CLOSS here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 3.04 in Llanberis means that you are 3.04 times as likely to find someone with the surname of CLOSS in Llanberis than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Llanberis in 1881

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

ARMSDEN (6)  ASHCROSS (1)  ATKINS (1)  BAKER (1)  BETLY (8)  BEVANS (3)  BOND (3)  BRADSHAW (1)  BRYMER (3)  CLOSS (29)  COLLIVER (3)  CONLEN (1)  COWEN (4)  CURIE (3)  CURRIE (6)  DAVIES (128)  DAVIS OR ROWLAND (6)  DENTON (1)  EDMONDS (1)  EDWARDS (13)  EDWARD (2)  ELLIS (56)  EVANS (145)  FOULKES (8)  FOULKS (2)  GARDNER (1)  GRIFFITH (129)  GRIFFITHS (8)  HANSFORD (1)  HANSTON (1)  HOBLEY (4)  HUGHES (163)  HUMPHREY (13)  HUMPHREYS (12)  HUTTON (3)  INGHAM (5)  JAMES (5)  JERVIS (1)  JEWELL (1)  NOALL ((JONES)) (2)  JONES (650)  PARRY ((JONES)) (2)  JONES (ROWLAND) (2)  KENNY (3)  LANE (4)  LAUGHTON (1)  LAWTON (5)  LEE (1)  LEWIS (27)  LLOYD (3)  LUKE (2)  MC KENZIE (4)  MORGAN (10)  MORGANS (3)  MORGANS (MORGAN) (4)  MORRIS (44)  MOULSDALE (5)  MUDGE (4)  MURPHEY (4)  O'HEE (1)  OVANS (4)  OWEN (190)  OWENS (32)  PARKES (1)  PAYNE (1)  PEEL (4)  PARRY (121)  PHILIPS (12)  PHILLIP (3)  PHILLIPS (8)  PLEMING (8)  POTTER (5)  POWEL (1)  POWELL (1)  PRICHARD (12)  PRITCHARD (64)  REES (3)  RICHARDSON (1)  ROBERTS (315)  ROBINSON (1)  RODGERS (1)  ROOK (4)  ROWE (3)  ROWLANDS (14)  ROWLAND (15)  SAMUEL (2)  SHAMON (1)  SIMMONS (2)  SLAUGHTER (1)  SMITH (1)  SWIFT (1)  THOMAS (150)  TIDSWELL (6)  TIMMS (1)  TOLEMAN (4)  TREVOR (1)  VAUGHAN (1)  VINDICOMBE (5)  WALKER (7)  WALTERS (8)  WHELDON (2)  WILLIAMS (450)  WILLIAM (2)  WILLAMS (1)  WLILLIAMS (5)  WOOD (1)  WRIGHT (2)