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

Marros 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
JOHN2517.2414477.10
JAMES2013.793170.22
LEWIS117.586228.86
THOMAS117.586218.38
HARRIS96.206924.42
ROBERTS96.206916.50
HOWELLS85.5172216.22
EDWARDS74.827617.32
WILLIAMS64.13795.76
ROGERS64.137931.86
EVANS53.44837.89
RICHARDS42.758618.26
ELSWORTH42.7586754.72
DAVIES32.06904.07
JENKINS32.069017.55
WILKINS32.069046.80
MORRIS21.37936.20
REYNOLDS21.379315.92
HITCHINGS10.6897222.22
PHILLIPS10.68973.86

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
ELSWORTH0.15145754.7170
JOHN0.15145477.0992
HITCHINGS0.15145222.2222
HOWELLS0.15145216.2162
JAMES0.1514570.2247
WILKINS0.1514546.8019
ROGERS0.1514531.8640
LEWIS0.1514528.8562
HARRIS0.1514524.4233
THOMAS0.1514518.3824
RICHARDS0.1514518.2648
JENKINS0.1514517.5541
EDWARDS0.1514517.3224
ROBERTS0.1514516.4986
REYNOLDS0.1514515.9236
EVANS0.151457.8914
MORRIS0.151456.1958
WILLIAMS0.151455.7604
DAVIES0.151454.0678
PHILLIPS0.151453.8551

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 145 people called ELSWORTH in Marros 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 754.7170 in Marros means that 754.7170% of the people in Marros on census day were called ELSWORTH.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called ELSWORTH 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 ELSWORTH 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 ELSWORTH 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 ELSWORTH here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.15 in Marros means that you are 0.15 times as likely to find someone with the surname of ELSWORTH in Marros than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Marros in 1881

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

DAVIES (3)  EDWARDS (7)  ELSWORTH (4)  ESMENT (3)  EVANS (5)  HARRIS (9)  HITCHINGS (1)  HOWELLS (8)  JAMES (20)  JENKINS (3)  JOHN (25)  LEWIS (11)  LEWELIN (1)  MORRIS (2)  ORIEL (1)  PHILLIPS (1)  REYNOLDS (2)  RICHARDS (4)  ROBERTS (9)  ROGERS (6)  THOMAS (11)  WILKINS (3)  WILLIAMS (6)