Top surnames from the 1881 census in Stapleford, Leicestershire

Stapleford is an 1881 census registration district in the county of Leicestershire

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
BRYAN1311.4035459.36
SHARMAN87.0175509.55
WRIGHT87.017521.88
HARDING54.386060.61
KENNEDY43.508858.22
GOODMAN43.5088120.12
BIDDLE32.6316365.85
BURGESS32.631637.88
COOK21.75448.83
VEASEY21.7544952.38
SHERWIN21.7544327.87
YOUNG21.75448.17
TERRY21.754468.73
GUERRIERO21.7544
ROBINSON21.75445.50
TAYLOR21.75442.74
GENT21.7544204.08
RIDGEWAY21.7544606.06
HACKETT10.877274.63
RODGERS10.877232.05
DAWSON10.87727.96
PRIDMORE10.8772312.50
HICKMAN10.877252.08
GIBSON10.87727.23
CROSS10.877212.74
MONDAY10.8772370.37
GRAY10.87726.14
ROYCE10.8772500.00

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
VEASEY0.11114952.3810
RIDGEWAY0.11114606.0606
SHARMAN0.11114509.5541
ROYCE0.11114500.0000
BRYAN0.11114459.3640
MONDAY0.11114370.3704
BIDDLE0.11114365.8537
SHERWIN0.11114327.8689
PRIDMORE0.11114312.5000
GENT0.11114204.0816
GOODMAN0.11114120.1201
HACKETT0.1111474.6269
TERRY0.1111468.7285
HARDING0.1111460.6061
KENNEDY0.1111458.2242
HICKMAN0.1111452.0833
BURGESS0.1111437.8788
RODGERS0.1111432.0513
WRIGHT0.1111421.8759
CROSS0.1111412.7389
COOK0.111148.8339
YOUNG0.111148.1666
DAWSON0.111147.9554
GIBSON0.111147.2254
GRAY0.111146.1425
ROBINSON0.111145.5021
TAYLOR0.111142.7435
GUERRIERO0.11114

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 114 people called VEASEY in Stapleford 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 952.3810 in Stapleford means that 952.3810% of the people in Stapleford on census day were called VEASEY.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called VEASEY 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 VEASEY 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 VEASEY 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 VEASEY here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.11 in Stapleford means that you are 0.11 times as likely to find someone with the surname of VEASEY in Stapleford than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Stapleford in 1881

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

BIDDLE (3)  BRYAN (13)  BURGESS (3)  COOK (2)  CROSS (1)  DOBNEY (4)  DAWSON (1)  EDGSON (1)  FLOAR (4)  GENT (2)  GIBSON (1)  GOODMAN (4)  GRALEY (1)  GRAY (1)  GUERRIERO (2)  HACKETT (1)  HARDING (5)  HENFREY (1)  HICKMAN (1)  HORSNELL (1)  KENNEDY (4)  KINDSAY (1)  LEDENHAM (3)  LODDINGTON (1)  MONDAY (1)  PASSENVERT (1)  PRIDMORE (1)  RIDGEWAY (2)  ROBINSON (2)  RODELY (3)  RODGERS (1)  ROYCE (1)  SADDINGTON (1)  SENSICALL (4)  SHARMAN (8)  SHERRITT (3)  SHERWIN (2)  SKELHON (7)  TAYLOR (2)  TERRY (2)  VEASEY (2)  WRIGHT (8)  YOUNG (2)