Top surnames from the 1881 census in Ashwell, Rutland

Ashwell is an 1881 census registration district in the county of Rutland

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
BAILEY2610.612270.46
WATSON124.898021.12
FISHER104.081634.87
WALKER104.081612.19
BAKER93.673516.77
COX83.265321.55
WOOLLEY83.2653164.61
KNOWLES83.265361.16
BINKS72.8571482.76
TIDD72.85712,592.59
WIGGINTON72.85712,592.59
BOTTOM72.85711,076.92
WHITTLE52.040893.63
SMITH52.04081.45
BUNCE52.0408273.22
JACKSON52.04087.30
COULSON41.632791.12
DABBS41.6327754.72
MADDISON31.2245125.00
HAWKINS31.224516.91
THOMPSON31.22454.09
COOPER31.22455.03
PAYNE31.224513.61
CORBY20.8163232.56
SHARPE20.816327.70
JONES20.81630.72
TINKLER20.8163188.68
MARSHALL20.81634.87
WHITELEY20.816345.45
FAULKNER20.816330.12
RICHARDS20.81635.41
DARE20.8163188.68
PARKER10.40822.15
HAY10.408211.12
MARRIOTT10.408218.21
ALBRO10.4082
YOUNG10.40821.90
GREEN10.40821.45
SKIDMORE10.408255.56
FINLAY10.408239.84
CLARK10.40821.36
DOWN10.408234.01
PITTS10.408239.84
BULLOCK10.408212.55
HOLMES10.40823.35
TUCK10.408231.75
DAFT10.4082166.67
MEADOWS10.408229.15
MARLOW10.408234.72
FOX10.40824.40

Top surnames by population index

Surname Index Total Frequency
CHRISTAN0.252455000.0000
WIGGINTON0.252452592.5926
TIDD0.252452592.5926
HICKINGBOTHAM0.252451428.5714
BOTTOM0.252451076.9231
SKEFFINGTON0.25245833.3333
DABBS0.25245754.7170
BINKS0.25245482.7586
CORT0.25245344.8276
FAULKS0.25245303.0303
BUNCE0.25245273.2240
MAPLE0.25245263.1579
CORBY0.25245232.5581
TINKLER0.25245188.6792
DARE0.25245188.6792
DAFT0.25245166.6667
WOOLLEY0.25245164.6091
MADDISON0.25245125.0000
WHITTLE0.2524593.6330
COULSON0.2524591.1162
BAILEY0.2524570.4607
CLIFFE0.2524564.9351
KNOWLES0.2524561.1621
SKIDMORE0.2524555.5556
WHITELEY0.2524545.4545
FINLAY0.2524539.8406
PITTS0.2524539.8406
FISHER0.2524534.8675
MARLOW0.2524534.7222
DOWN0.2524534.0136
TUCK0.2524531.7460
FAULKNER0.2524530.1205
MEADOWS0.2524529.1545
SHARPE0.2524527.7008
COX0.2524521.5459
WATSON0.2524521.1156
SEWELL0.2524519.3050
MARRIOTT0.2524518.2149
HAWKINS0.2524516.9109
BAKER0.2524516.7660
JOYCE0.2524516.6113
PAYNE0.2524513.6054
BULLOCK0.2524512.5471
WALKER0.2524512.1921
HAY0.2524511.1235
JACKSON0.252457.3025
WALTON0.252455.8005
RICHARDS0.252455.4054
COOPER0.252455.0336
MARSHALL0.252454.8674

The Total column shows the total number of people in that county or town with this surname. For example, there were 245 people called CHRISTAN in Ashwell 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 5000.0000 in Ashwell means that 5000.0000% of the people in Ashwell on census day were called CHRISTAN.

The Index column shows the relative probability of finding someone called CHRISTAN 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 CHRISTAN 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 CHRISTAN 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 CHRISTAN here than in the UK as a whole, and 10 would make it ten times as likely. The value of 0.25 in Ashwell means that you are 0.25 times as likely to find someone with the surname of CHRISTAN in Ashwell than you would be in the whole of the UK.

All the surnames recorded in Ashwell in 1881

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

ATTON (10)  ALBRO (1)  BAILEY (26)  BEMBRIDGE (1)  BAKER (9)  BINKS (7)  BOTTOM (7)  BOWSING (1)  BULLIMORE (1)  BULLOCK (1)  BUNCE (5)  CARPENDALE (5)  CHRISTAN (1)  CLARK (1)  CLIFFE (1)  COOPER (3)  CORBY (2)  COULSON (4)  CORT (1)  COX (8)  DABBS (4)  DAFT (1)  DARE (2)  DOBNEY (1)  DAWSON (1)  DABELL (2)  DOWN (1)  FAULKNER (2)  FINLAY (1)  FISHER (10)  FAULKS (1)  FOX (1)  GREEN (1)  HARRIS (1)  HAWKINS (3)  HAY (1)  HICKINGBOTHAM (1)  HOLMES (1)  JACKSON (5)  JENKINS (1)  JESSON (1)  JONES (2)  JOYCE (1)  KNOWLES (8)  LOUNT (5)  MADDISON (3)  MAPLE (1)  MARLOW (1)  MARRIOTT (1)  MARSHALL (2)  MEADOWS (1)  PARKER (1)  PAYNE (3)  PYKETT (1)  PILMORE (1)  PITTS (1)  QUILER (1)  RICHARDS (2)  SEWELL (1)  SHARPE (2)  SIMPSON (1)  SKEFFINGTON (1)  SKELLAMS (1)  SKIDMORE (1)  SMITH (5)  STEADS (1)  THOMPSON (3)  TIDD (7)  TINKLER (2)  TUCK (1)  WALKER (10)  WALTON (1)  WATSON (12)  WHITELEY (2)  WHITTLE (5)  WIGGINTON (7)  WILLIAMS (1)  WOOLLEY (8)  YOUNG (1)