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

Llangain 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
DAVIES5716.863933.16
JONES4212.426010.97
EVANS3410.059223.02
WILLIAMS267.692310.71
THOMAS267.692318.64
JOHN247.1006196.40
LEWIS154.437916.88
MORRIS123.550315.95
HOWELLS92.6627104.29
GEORGE72.071035.30
GWYN72.07102,500.00
JINKINS61.77511,875.00
ROGERS61.775113.67
LLEWELLYN61.7751121.46
FRANCIS61.775129.81
JAMES51.47937.53
RICHARDS51.47939.80
STEWARD41.183492.17
LLOYD41.183410.13
MORGANS30.887641.15
HARRIS30.88763.49
EDWARDS30.88763.18
FISHER20.59175.06
REES20.59176.80
CHARLES20.591728.61
OWENS20.591711.91
MILLS20.59174.56
BARRETT10.29594.41
HART10.29593.47
MEREDITH10.295914.64
GRIFFITHS10.29591.81
WHITE10.29590.92
JENKINS10.29592.51
HAVARD10.2959114.94
WILKINS10.29596.69
STEWART10.29591.89

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
GWYN0.343382500.0000
JINKINS0.343381875.0000
JOHN0.34338196.3993
LLEWELLYN0.34338121.4575
HAVARD0.34338114.9425
HOWELLS0.34338104.2874
STEWARD0.3433892.1659
MORGANS0.3433841.1523
GEORGE0.3433835.3001
DAVIES0.3433833.1550
FRANCIS0.3433829.8063
CHARLES0.3433828.6123
EVANS0.3433823.0196
THOMAS0.3433818.6407
LEWIS0.3433816.8805
MORRIS0.3433815.9490
MEREDITH0.3433814.6413
ROGERS0.3433813.6737
OWENS0.3433811.9119
JONES0.3433810.9718
WILLIAMS0.3433810.7084
LLOYD0.3433810.1343
RICHARDS0.343389.7962
JAMES0.343387.5313
REES0.343386.8027
WILKINS0.343386.6934
FISHER0.343385.0556
MILLS0.343384.5631
BARRETT0.343384.4053
HARRIS0.343383.4924
HART0.343383.4686
EDWARDS0.343383.1847
JENKINS0.343382.5107
STEWART0.343381.8911
GRIFFITHS0.343381.8080
WHITE0.343380.9204

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 338 people called GWYN in Llangain 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 2500.0000 in Llangain means that 2500.0000% of the people in Llangain on census day were called GWYN.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called GWYN 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 GWYN 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 GWYN 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 GWYN here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.34 in Llangain means that you are 0.34 times as likely to find someone with the surname of GWYN in Llangain than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Llangain in 1881

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

BARRETT (1)  CHARLES (2)  DAVIES (57)  EBSWORTH (1)  EDWARDS (3)  EVANS (34)  FISHER (2)  FRANCIS (6)  GEORGE (7)  GRIFFITHS (1)  GWYN (7)  HARRIS (3)  HARY (1)  HART (1)  HAVARD (1)  HOWELLS (9)  JAMES (5)  JINKINS (6)  JENKINS (1)  JOHN (24)  JONES (42)  LEWIS (15)  LLEWELLYN (6)  LLOYD (4)  LODWIG (5)  MEREDITH (1)  MILLS (2)  MORGANS (3)  MORRIS (12)  OWENS (2)  PRETHRO (1)  PRYTHERCH (1)  REES (2)  RICHARDS (5)  ROGERS (6)  STEWARD (4)  STEWART (1)  THOMAS (26)  WHITE (1)  WILKINS (1)  WILLIAMS (26)