Top surnames from the 1881 census in Peterstone Super, Glamorgan / Morgannwg

Peterstone Super is an 1881 census registration district in the county of Glamorgan / Morgannwg

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
DAVID208.5106816.33
REES187.659688.06
THOMAS156.383015.47
JONES156.38305.64
DAVIES156.383012.55
MILES156.3830108.15
HOLLAND135.531977.70
DAVIS104.255319.36
COOK83.404317.14
MORGAN83.404317.12
PRICE83.404319.45
BALL72.978736.06
GIBBON41.7021168.07
LEWIS41.70216.47
SANDFORD41.7021239.52
HARRY41.7021235.29
WILLIAMS41.70212.37
SALTER31.276655.87
NORTH31.276638.51
SNOOK31.2766180.72
HENSHAW31.2766150.00
WILLS31.276642.67
STEVENS31.276612.23
JOHN31.276635.29
WALTERS20.851117.86
HOPKINS20.851114.13
OWEN20.85117.17
EVANS20.85111.95
HUGHES10.42551.52
POWELL10.42553.41
JAMES10.42552.17
HU10.4255
PHILLIPS10.42552.38
FRANCIS10.42557.14
HUM10.42551,666.67
BOWEN10.425510.29

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
HUM0.242351666.6667
DAVID0.24235816.3265
SANDFORD0.24235239.5210
HARRY0.24235235.2941
SNOOK0.24235180.7229
GIBBON0.24235168.0672
HENSHAW0.24235150.0000
MILES0.24235108.1471
REES0.2423588.0626
HOLLAND0.2423577.7047
SALTER0.2423555.8659
WILLS0.2423542.6743
NORTH0.2423538.5109
BALL0.2423536.0639
JOHN0.2423535.2941
PRICE0.2423519.4505
DAVIS0.2423519.3648
WALTERS0.2423517.8571
COOK0.2423517.1380
MORGAN0.2423517.1196
THOMAS0.2423515.4671
HOPKINS0.2423514.1343
DAVIES0.2423512.5492
STEVENS0.2423512.2299
BOWEN0.2423510.2881
OWEN0.242357.1710
FRANCIS0.242357.1429
LEWIS0.242356.4746
JONES0.242355.6359
POWELL0.242353.4106
PHILLIPS0.242352.3781
WILLIAMS0.242352.3695
JAMES0.242352.1664
EVANS0.242351.9476
HUGHES0.242351.5186
HU0.24235

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 235 people called HUM in Peterstone Super 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 1666.6667 in Peterstone Super means that 1666.6667% of the people in Peterstone Super on census day were called HUM.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called HUM 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 HUM 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 HUM 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 HUM here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.24 in Peterstone Super means that you are 0.24 times as likely to find someone with the surname of HUM in Peterstone Super than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Peterstone Super in 1881

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

BALL (7)  BOWEN (1)  CHILLREOECH (1)  COOK (8)  DAVIES (15)  DAVID (20)  DAVIS (10)  EVANS (2)  FRANCIS (1)  GIBBON (4)  GRONOW (5)  H (1)  HABAKKUK (4)  HARRY (4)  HELVAIL (1)  HENSHAW (3)  HELYAR (3)  HOLLAND (13)  HOPKINS (2)  HU (1)  HUGHES (1)  HUM (1)  JAMES (1)  JOHN (3)  JONES (15)  LATCHAM (1)  LEWIS (4)  MILES (15)  MORGAN (8)  NORTH (3)  OWEN (2)  PHILLIPS (1)  POWELL (1)  PRICE (8)  REES (18)  SALTER (3)  SANDFORD (4)  SELIBERE (3)  SNOOK (3)  STEVENS (3)  THOMAS (15)  TREHEARNE (4)  TRAHERNE (2)  WADDLETON (1)  WALTERS (2)  WILLIAMS (4)  WILLS (3)