Top surnames from the 1881 census in Twycross, Leicestershire

Twycross 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
SMITH308.28735.87
JONES174.69614.15
STANLEY154.1436107.76
BURTON143.867445.40
HARRISON143.867417.42
BOOTEN102.762433,333.33
REDFERN102.7624198.41
FITCH92.4862318.02
TONKS92.4862473.68
KING82.209910.14
STARKEY71.9337194.99
JACKSON71.93376.92
PARKER71.933710.17
HANSON71.933759.93
TOWNSEND61.657539.01
MILLER61.65759.26
MELLOR61.657547.06
INSLEY51.3812877.19
BROWN51.38122.10
BOOTON51.38121,724.14
HINKS51.3812340.14
WARD51.38126.32
WHITE51.38124.30
SMALLWOOD51.3812149.70
SAUNDERS41.105012.05
COOPER41.10504.54
LAWRENCE41.105017.01
MORTON41.105020.67
ORTON41.1050117.65
HAYWOOD30.828739.53
PARISH30.828753.76
OAKLEY30.828739.11
GOWER30.828778.95
GREEN20.55251.96
MOORE20.55252.76
GEE20.552521.65
THOMPSON20.55251.84
LAKIN20.552594.34
RUSSELL20.55254.53
WRIGHT20.55251.72
GIBSON20.55254.55
HINES20.552564.94
LEA20.552527.97
BONSELL10.27621,666.67
NICHOLSON10.27623.89
TILSON10.2762227.27
ALDEN10.2762107.53
RUDKIN10.276269.93
GOULD10.27627.65
WOODHAMS10.2762111.11

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
BOOTEN0.3636233333.3333
MULDER0.3636210000.0000
BOOTON0.363621724.1379
BONSELL0.363621666.6667
CORBELL0.363621250.0000
INSLEY0.36362877.1930
TONKS0.36362473.6842
BREEDEN0.36362400.0000
HUFFER0.36362384.6154
HINKS0.36362340.1361
FITCH0.36362318.0212
TILSON0.36362227.2727
REDFERN0.36362198.4127
STARKEY0.36362194.9861
SMALLWOOD0.36362149.7006
ORTON0.36362117.6471
WOODHAMS0.36362111.1111
STANLEY0.36362107.7586
ALDEN0.36362107.5269
LAKIN0.3636294.3396
BALLINGER0.3636286.9565
GOWER0.3636278.9474
RUDKIN0.3636269.9301
TROTMAN0.3636265.7895
HINES0.3636264.9351
HANSON0.3636259.9315
PARISH0.3636253.7634
MELLOR0.3636247.0588
BOSWORTH0.3636246.9484
BURTON0.3636245.3956
STORER0.3636244.0529
TWIGG0.3636239.5257
HAYWOOD0.3636239.5257
OAKLEY0.3636239.1134
TOWNSEND0.3636239.0117
SARGEANT0.3636235.0877
LUCK0.3636233.4448
PEACE0.3636230.4878
GOULDING0.3636228.2486
LEA0.3636227.9720
GRIMES0.3636223.9234
GEE0.3636221.6450
GODWIN0.3636221.3675
MORTON0.3636220.6718
HINTON0.3636220.5761
HADLEY0.3636220.2840
CRISP0.3636219.8807
CLARE0.3636219.0840
WALTER0.3636218.0180
HARRISON0.3636217.4216

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 362 people called BOOTEN in Twycross 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 33333.3333 in Twycross means that 33333.3333% of the people in Twycross on census day were called BOOTEN.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called BOOTEN 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 BOOTEN 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 BOOTEN 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 BOOTEN here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.36 in Twycross means that you are 0.36 times as likely to find someone with the surname of BOOTEN in Twycross than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Twycross in 1881

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

ALDEN (1)  BALLINGER (1)  BARNETT (1)  BONSELL (1)  BOOTEN (10)  BOOTON (5)  BOSWORTH (1)  BREEDEN (1)  BROWN (5)  BURROWS (1)  BURTON (14)  BUTCHER (1)  CLARE (1)  COOK (1)  COOPER (4)  COPE (1)  CORBELL (1)  COTTEREL (1)  CURZON (1)  CRISP (1)  DE CLIFFORD (1)  FARMER (1)  FITCH (9)  FREEMAN (1)  GARDNER (1)  GEE (2)  GIBSON (2)  GOULDING (1)  GODWIN (1)  GOULD (1)  GOWER (3)  GREEN (2)  GRIMES (1)  HADLEY (1)  HANSON (7)  HARRISON (14)  HEXTALL (1)  HAYWOOD (3)  HINES (2)  HINKS (5)  HINTON (1)  HOLLAND (1)  HUFFER (1)  INSLEY (5)  JACKSON (7)  JENNAWAY (7)  JONES (17)  CHOYCE (9)  KING (8)  LAKIN (2)  SAND OR LAND (10)  LAWRENCE (4)  LEA (2)  LUCK (1)  MATHEWS (1)  MC DONALD (1)  MELLOR (6)  MILLER (6)  MOORE (2)  MORTON (4)  MULDER (1)  NEWBOROUGH (1)  NICHOLSON (1)  NORTON (1)  OAKLEY (3)  ORDISH (2)  ORRILE (1)  ORTON (4)  PAGE (1)  PARISH (3)  PARKER (7)  PEACE (1)  POPE (1)  PROUDMAN (1)  REDFERN (10)  ROBERTS (1)  RUDKIN (1)  RUSSELL (2)  SERJEANT (6)  SARGEANT (1)  SAUNDERS (4)  SAWYER (1)  SHARPE (1)  SMALLWOOD (5)  SMITH (30)  STAFFORD (1)  STAMMERS (1)  STANLEY (15)  STARKEY (7)  STORER (1)  THOMAS (1)  THOMPSON (2)  TILSON (1)  TONKS (9)  TOWNSEND (6)  TREMCER (1)  TROTMAN (1)  TWIGG (1)  WALKER (1)  WALTER (1)  WARD (5)  WELLEY (1)  WESTON (1)  WHITE (5)  WILCOX (1)  WOODHAMS (1)  WRIGHT (2)