Top surnames from the 1881 census in Broadwood Kelly, Devon

Broadwood Kelly is an 1881 census registration district in the county of Devon

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
BROOK186.1856160.43
SAMPSON155.1546302.42
HARRIS144.811018.93
VANSTONE113.78011,309.52
PARR103.4364137.55
REED93.092842.37
JONES93.09282.73
BUCKINGHAM82.7491206.19
WHEATON72.40551,166.67
LOCKE72.4055268.20
LANG72.4055107.86
WEEKS62.061996.31
NEWCOMBE62.0619292.68
WESTLAKE62.0619284.36
PALMER62.061917.49
HORN51.718275.64
KNIGHT51.718213.94
ISAAC51.7182136.99
FLOOD51.7182196.08
HAWKINGS51.7182925.93
BAKER41.37466.27
LUGG41.3746459.77
FAIRCHILD41.3746606.06
SUMMERHAYS31.03093,333.33
EASTERBROOK31.0309361.45
MILTON31.030974.81
HUXTABLE31.0309236.22
WESTAWAY31.0309468.75
PIPER31.030952.17
THORNE31.030948.86
LEONARDO20.6873
HOLE20.687380.00
LOCK20.687324.15
KELLY20.68736.28
STEVENS20.68736.58
BOLT20.687395.24
LOVELL20.687332.84
HILL20.68732.70
LEY20.6873157.48
VOGLER20.68735,000.00
SLADE10.343617.24
MILLS10.34362.65
HEARD10.343632.36
PENGELLY10.343680.65
YEO10.343665.36
SAUNDERS10.34363.75
READ10.34365.33
WEEKES10.3436135.14
HAWKINS10.34364.75
PEARCE10.34363.74

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
VOGLER0.292915000.0000
SUMMERHAYS0.292913333.3333
VANSTONE0.292911309.5238
WHEATON0.292911166.6667
HAWKINGS0.29291925.9259
FAIRCHILD0.29291606.0606
TREMAINE0.29291588.2353
WESTAWAY0.29291468.7500
LUGG0.29291459.7701
EASTERBROOK0.29291361.4458
SAMPSON0.29291302.4194
LANGWORTHY0.29291294.1176
NEWCOMBE0.29291292.6829
WESTLAKE0.29291284.3602
LOCKE0.29291268.1992
HUXTABLE0.29291236.2205
BUCKINGHAM0.29291206.1856
FLOOD0.29291196.0784
BROOK0.29291160.4278
LEY0.29291157.4803
PARR0.29291137.5516
ISAAC0.29291136.9863
WEEKES0.29291135.1351
LANG0.29291107.8582
WEEKS0.2929196.3082
BOLT0.2929195.2381
PENGELLY0.2929180.6452
HOLE0.2929180.0000
HORN0.2929175.6430
MILTON0.2929174.8130
YEO0.2929165.3595
WOOLDRIDGE0.2929162.8931
PASSMORE0.2929158.8235
PIPER0.2929152.1739
THORNE0.2929148.8599
REED0.2929142.3729
DAVIE0.2929137.3134
LOVELL0.2929132.8407
HEARD0.2929132.3625
LOCK0.2929124.1546
HARRIS0.2929118.9317
PALMER0.2929117.4927
SLADE0.2929117.2414
KNIGHT0.2929113.9392
PARK0.2929111.0865
STEVENS0.292916.5833
KELLY0.292916.2755
BAKER0.292916.2735
READ0.292915.3305
HAWKINS0.292914.7461

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 291 people called VOGLER in Broadwood Kelly 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 5000.0000 in Broadwood Kelly means that 5000.0000% of the people in Broadwood Kelly on census day were called VOGLER.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called VOGLER 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 VOGLER 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 VOGLER 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 VOGLER here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.29 in Broadwood Kelly means that you are 0.29 times as likely to find someone with the surname of VOGLER in Broadwood Kelly than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Broadwood Kelly in 1881

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

BAKER (4)  BALMAN (3)  BOLT (2)  BROOK (18)  BUCKINGHAM (8)  BULLEID (2)  CRAUG (1)  CREWSE (1)  DAVIE (1)  EASTBROOK (4)  EASTERBROOK (3)  EDWORTHY (1)  FAIRCHILD (4)  FLOOD (5)  HAMLYN (1)  HARRIS (14)  HAWKINGS (5)  HAWKINS (1)  HEARD (1)  HILL (2)  HORN (5)  HOSKINGS (1)  HOLE (2)  HUXTABLE (3)  EARLAND (10)  ISAAC (5)  JONES (9)  KELLY (2)  KNIGHT (5)  LANG (7)  LANGWORTHY (1)  LEY (2)  LEONARDS (1)  LEONARDO (2)  LETHEREN (5)  LOCKE (7)  LOCK (2)  LOVELL (2)  LUGG (4)  MILLS (1)  MILTON (3)  NEWCOMBE (6)  PADDON (1)  PALMER (6)  PARK (1)  PARR (10)  PASSMORE (1)  PEARCE (1)  PENGELLY (1)  PIPER (3)  POWLESLAND (6)  RAYMONT (2)  READ (1)  REED (9)  SAMPSON (15)  SAUNDERS (1)  SLADE (1)  STANBURY (5)  STEVENS (2)  SUMMERHAYS (3)  TANCOCK (10)  THORNE (3)  TREMAINE (1)  VANSTONE (11)  VOADEN (1)  VOGLER (2)  WEEKS (6)  WEEKES (1)  WESTAWAY (3)  WESTLAKE (6)  WHEATON (7)  WOOLLACOTT (1)  WOOLDRIDGE (1)  YELLAND (2)  YEO (1)