Top surnames from the 1881 census in Eglwys Cymmin, Carmarthenshire / Sir Gaerfyrddin

Eglwys Cymmin is an 1881 census registration district in the county of Carmarthenshire / Sir Gaerfyrddin

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
PHILLIPS2810.646459.50
LEWIS238.745233.26
THOMAS155.703413.82
EVANS134.943011.31
DAVIES124.56278.97
ISAACS114.1825484.58
HANCOCK83.041866.83
WILLIAMS83.04184.23
JOHN72.661673.61
SHARP62.281427.37
JAMES51.90119.68
WATTS51.901122.68
DALTON51.901182.78
BEYNON41.5209212.77
HUGHES41.52095.43
EVAN41.52091,333.33
HARRIS31.14074.49
REES31.140713.11
REED20.760510.42
SAUNDERS20.76058.29
WILSON20.76051.66
THAIN20.7605235.29
DAVIS10.38021.73
JENKENS10.38021,250.00
ROBLIN10.3802714.29
WRIGHT10.38021.19
WILKIN10.380269.44
LYSON10.38021,666.67
JONES10.38020.34
REYNOLDS10.38024.39
HOWELLS10.380214.90
LOYD10.380297.09
EDMOND10.3802112.36
SAMPSON10.380222.27
HODGE10.380215.08
PHILLIP10.380274.63
TUCKER10.38026.87

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
LYSON0.262631666.6667
EVAN0.262631333.3333
JENKENS0.262631250.0000
ROBLIN0.26263714.2857
ISAACS0.26263484.5815
THAIN0.26263235.2941
BEYNON0.26263212.7660
EDMOND0.26263112.3596
LOYD0.2626397.0874
DALTON0.2626382.7815
PHILLIP0.2626374.6269
JOHN0.2626373.6067
WILKIN0.2626369.4444
HANCOCK0.2626366.8338
PHILLIPS0.2626359.4985
LEWIS0.2626333.2610
SHARP0.2626327.3723
WATTS0.2626322.6757
SAMPSON0.2626322.2717
HODGE0.2626315.0830
HOWELLS0.2626314.9031
THOMAS0.2626313.8211
REES0.2626313.1119
EVANS0.2626311.3112
REED0.2626310.4167
JAMES0.262639.6787
DAVIES0.262638.9706
SAUNDERS0.262638.2919
TUCKER0.262636.8729
HUGHES0.262635.4281
HARRIS0.262634.4883
REYNOLDS0.262634.3898
WILLIAMS0.262634.2344
DAVIS0.262631.7304
WILSON0.262631.6558
WRIGHT0.262631.1853
JONES0.262630.3357

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 263 people called LYSON in Eglwys Cymmin 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 Eglwys Cymmin means that 1666.6667% of the people in Eglwys Cymmin on census day were called LYSON.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called LYSON 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 LYSON 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 LYSON 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 LYSON here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.26 in Eglwys Cymmin means that you are 0.26 times as likely to find someone with the surname of LYSON in Eglwys Cymmin than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Eglwys Cymmin in 1881

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

BAILEES (2)  BAILES (BAILEES) (14)  BAILYS (1)  BEYNON (4)  DALTON (5)  DAVIES (12)  DAVIS (1)  EBSWORTH (6)  EDMOND (1)  ETWELL (3)  EVANS (13)  EVAN (4)  EVANS OR EVEEN (2)  JARNEY (2)  JARMEY (JARNEY) (2)  HANCOCK (8)  HARRIS (3)  HODGE (1)  HOWELS (2)  HOWELLS (HOWELS) (14)  HOWELLS (1)  HUGHES (4)  ISAACS (11)  JAMES (5)  JENKENS (1)  JOHN (7)  JONES (1)  KOHAM (1)  LEWIS (23)  LYSON (1)  LLEWELIN (6)  LOYDD (14)  LOYD (1)  LLOYDD (LOYDD) (2)  PHILLIPS (28)  PHILLIP (1)  REES (3)  REED (2)  REYNODS (4)  REYNOLDS (1)  ROBLIN (1)  SAMPSON (1)  SAUNDERS (2)  SCOURFIELD (1)  SHARP (6)  THAIN (2)  THOMAS (15)  TUCKER (1)  WATTS (5)  WILKIN (1)  WILLIAMS (8)  WILSON (2)  WRIGHT (1)