Top surnames from the 1881 census in Dundee St Andrew, Forfarshire (Angus)

Dundee St Andrew is an 1881 census registration district in the county of Forfarshire (Angus)

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
SINCLAIR46.6667129.45
BROWN23.33335.06
JONES23.33332.94
BUCHAN11.6667128.21
WELCH11.666747.39
KEITH11.6667156.25
BENCH11.66671,250.00
THOMPSON11.66675.56
GALLOWAY11.666797.09
RICHARDSON11.66679.79
DONOVAN11.6667105.26
NEILSON11.6667117.65
COTTER11.6667434.78
WHITTINGHAM11.6667222.22
KUIPER11.6667
WALLACE11.666724.33
SUMMER11.6667714.29
FISHER11.666714.25
OFFRET11.6667
DIXON11.666715.22
MURRAY11.666713.44
CALDWELL11.6667106.38
WHITE11.66675.18
KIRKPATRICK11.6667192.31
BILLET11.66675,000.00
WALKER11.66674.98
HAY11.666745.45
FEENAN11.666710,000.00
NELSON11.666734.36
CRAIG11.666738.02
MARTIN11.66676.77

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
FEENAN0.066010000.0000
BILLET0.06605000.0000
BENCH0.06601250.0000
SUMMER0.0660714.2857
COTTER0.0660434.7826
WHITTINGHAM0.0660222.2222
KIRKPATRICK0.0660192.3077
KEITH0.0660156.2500
SINCLAIR0.0660129.4498
BUCHAN0.0660128.2051
NEILSON0.0660117.6471
CALDWELL0.0660106.3830
DONOVAN0.0660105.2632
GALLOWAY0.066097.0874
WELCH0.066047.3934
HAY0.066045.4545
CRAIG0.066038.0228
NELSON0.066034.3643
WALLACE0.066024.3309
DIXON0.066015.2207
FISHER0.066014.2450
MURRAY0.066013.4409
RICHARDSON0.06609.7943
MARTIN0.06606.7659
THOMPSON0.06605.5648
WHITE0.06605.1840
BROWN0.06605.0569
WALKER0.06604.9776
JONES0.06602.9433
OFFRET0.0660
KUIPER0.0660

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 60 people called FEENAN in Dundee St Andrew 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 10000.0000 in Dundee St Andrew means that 10000.0000% of the people in Dundee St Andrew on census day were called FEENAN.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called FEENAN 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 FEENAN 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 FEENAN 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 FEENAN here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.06 in Dundee St Andrew means that you are 0.06 times as likely to find someone with the surname of FEENAN in Dundee St Andrew than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Dundee St Andrew in 1881

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

ALTA (1)  BILLET (1)  BENCH (1)  BLEAKLY (1)  BLYSMA (1)  BROWN (2)  BUCHAN (1)  CALDWELL (1)  COTTER (1)  CRAIG (1)  DE WILDE (1)  DIXON (1)  DONOVAN (1)  DUFFRY (1)  FEENAN (1)  FISHER (1)  GALLOWAY (1)  HAY (1)  JONES (2)  JUKEL (2)  MC KAY (1)  KEITH (1)  KIRKPATRICK (1)  KIDDIE (1)  KNDBLAUCH (1)  KUIPER (1)  LAINDOY (1)  LEGGIT (1)  LEREY (1)  MARTIN (1)  MC DONALD (1)  MC DOUGALL (1)  MC GARRY (1)  MC INNES (1)  MC KENZIE (1)  MC PHAILL (1)  MONY (1)  MURRAY (1)  NELSON (1)  NEILSON (1)  OFFRET (1)  PAKKIS (1)  PIEKSMA (1)  RICHARDSON (1)  ROOROA (1)  SINCLAIR (4)  SUMMER (1)  THOMPSON (1)  TIEHGELAAR (1)  WALKER (1)  WALLACE (1)  WELCH (1)  WHITE (1)  WHITTINGHAM (1)