Common Surnames in England, Wales and the Isle of Man 1991

Information from Philip Dance.
Rank Name Pct.
311.
Abbott
0.04%
69.
Adams
0.13%
103.
Ahmed
0.10%
248.
Akhtar
0.05%
295.
Alexander
0.04%
80.
Ali
0.12%
444.
Allan
0.03%
40.
Allen
0.19%
66.
Anderson
0.13%
109.
Andrews
0.09%
357.
Archer
0.04%
138.
Armstrong
0.07%
233.
Arnold
0.05%
317.
Ashton
0.04%
363.
Atkins
0.04%
123.
Atkinson
0.08%
240.
Austin
0.05%
56.
Bailey
0.15%
37.
Baker
0.20%
303.
Baldwin
0.04%
128.
Ball
0.08%
276.
Banks
0.04%
237.
Barber
0.05%
94.
Barker
0.10%
287.
Barlow
0.04%
89.
Barnes
0.11%
256.
Barnett
0.05%
145.
Barrett
0.07%
473.
Barry
0.03%
326.
Bartlett
0.04%
251.
Barton
0.05%
176.
Bates
0.06%
257.
Baxter
0.05%
71.
Begum
0.13%
58.
Bell
0.15%
48.
Bennett
0.16%
471.
Benson
0.03%
366.
Bentley
0.04%
157.
Berry
0.07%
480.
Bevan
0.03%
258.
Bibi
0.05%
331.
Birch
0.04%
170.
Bird
0.06%
180.
Bishop
0.06%
310.
Black
0.04%
438.
Blackburn
0.03%
247.
Blake
0.05%
378.
Bolton
0.03%
267.
Bond
0.05%
133.
Booth
0.08%
343.
Bowen
0.04%
447.
Boyle
0.03%
124.
Bradley
0.08%
355.
Bradshaw
0.04%
456.
Brady
0.03%
466.
Bray
0.03%
340.
Brennan
0.04%
305.
Briggs
0.04%
362.
Brookes
0.04%
119.
Brooks
0.09%
5.
Brown
0.51%
416.
Browne
0.03%
484.
Bruce
0.03%
439.
Bryan
0.03%
321.
Bryant
0.04%
234.
Buckley
0.05%
345.
Bull
0.04%
179.
Burgess
0.06%
222.
Burke
0.05%
182.
Burns
0.06%
304.
Burrows
0.04%
129.
Burton
0.08%
373.
Butcher
0.03%
92.
Butler
0.11%
192.
Byrne
0.06%
442.
Cameron
0.03%
83.
Campbell
0.11%
497.
Carey
0.03%
414.
Carpenter
0.03%
149.
Carr
0.07%
283.
Carroll
0.04%
54.
Carter
0.15%
336.
Cartwright
0.04%
422.
Chadwick
0.03%
457.
Chamberlain
0.03%
206.
Chambers
0.06%
394.
Chan
0.03%
423.
Chandler
0.03%
74.
Chapman
0.12%
470.
Charlton
0.03%
34.
Clark
0.20%
23.
Clarke
0.24%
259.
Clayton
0.05%
391.
Clements
0.03%
379.
Coates
0.03%
122.
Cole
0.08%
202.
Coleman
0.06%
400.
Coles
0.03%
428.
Collier
0.03%
57.
Collins
0.15%
396.
Connolly
0.03%
478.
Connor
0.03%
440.
Conway
0.03%
53.
Cook
0.15%
175.
Cooke
0.06%
29.
Cooper
0.22%
62.
Cox
0.14%
492.
Craig
0.03%
376.
Crawford
0.03%
186.
Cross
0.06%
254.
Cunningham
0.05%
198.
Curtis
0.06%
323.
Dale
0.04%
443.
Daly
0.03%
333.
Daniels
0.04%
324.
Davey
0.04%
270.
Davidson
0.05%
6.
Davies
0.48%
45.
Davis
0.17%
328.
Davison
0.04%
127.
Dawson
0.08%
118.
Day
0.09%
173.
Dean
0.06%
420.
Dennis
0.03%
285.
Dickinson
0.04%
99.
Dixon
0.10%
347.
Dobson
0.04%
365.
Dodd
0.04%
395.
Doherty
0.03%
468.
Donnelly
0.03%
284.
Douglas
0.04%
216.
Doyle
0.05%
352.
Duffy
0.04%
407.
Duncan
0.03%
154.
Dunn
0.07%
389.
Dyer
0.03%
17.
Edwards
0.27%
111.
Elliott
0.09%
68.
Ellis
0.13%
7.
Evans
0.39%
460.
Farmer
0.03%
361.
Farrell
0.04%
431.
Faulkner
0.03%
281.
Ferguson
0.04%
296.
Field
0.04%
411.
Finch
0.03%
95.
Fisher
0.10%
412.
Fitzgerald
0.03%
409.
Fleming
0.03%
104.
Fletcher
0.10%
367.
Flynn
0.04%
116.
Ford
0.09%
493.
Forster
0.03%
73.
Foster
0.13%
271.
Fowler
0.04%
115.
Fox
0.09%
139.
Francis
0.07%
398.
Franklin
0.03%
351.
Fraser
0.04%
188.
Freeman
0.06%
277.
French
0.04%
244.
Frost
0.05%
489.
Fry
0.03%
319.
Fuller
0.04%
266.
Gallagher
0.05%
446.
Gardiner
0.03%
171.
Gardner
0.06%
417.
Garner
0.03%
218.
George
0.05%
383.
Gibbons
0.03%
280.
Gibbs
0.04%
107.
Gibson
0.09%
225.
Gilbert
0.05%
380.
Giles
0.03%
126.
Gill
0.08%
334.
Glover
0.04%
339.
Goddard
0.04%
463.
Godfrey
0.03%
250.
Goodwin
0.05%
215.
Gordon
0.05%
436.
Gough
0.03%
381.
Gould
0.03%
101.
Graham
0.10%
136.
Grant
0.07%
78.
Gray
0.12%
19.
Green
0.25%
261.
Greenwood
0.05%
148.
Gregory
0.07%
208.
Griffin
0.05%
50.
Griffiths
0.16%
419.
Hale
0.03%
20.
Hall
0.25%
191.
Hamilton
0.06%
232.
Hammond
0.05%
301.
Hancock
0.04%
445.
Hanson
0.03%
162.
Harding
0.07%
210.
Hardy
0.05%
481.
Hargreaves
0.03%
201.
Harper
0.06%
22.
Harris
0.25%
38.
Harrison
0.20%
142.
Hart
0.07%
291.
Hartley
0.04%
100.
Harvey
0.10%
161.
Hawkins
0.07%
141.
Hayes
0.07%
371.
Haynes
0.04%
282.
Hayward
0.04%
272.
Heath
0.04%
177.
Henderson
0.06%
374.
Henry
0.03%
401.
Herbert
0.03%
236.
Hewitt
0.05%
353.
Hicks
0.04%
227.
Higgins
0.05%
30.
Hill
0.22%
462.
Hilton
0.03%
399.
Hobbs
0.03%
196.
Hodgson
0.06%
314.
Holden
0.04%
160.
Holland
0.07%
464.
Holloway
0.03%
87.
Holmes
0.11%
263.
Holt
0.05%
387.
Hooper
0.03%
474.
Hope
0.03%
199.
Hopkins
0.06%
410.
Horton
0.03%
382.
Houghton
0.03%
108.
Howard
0.09%
430.
Howarth
0.03%
320.
Howe
0.04%
335.
Howell
0.04%
485.
Howells
0.03%
143.
Hudson
0.07%
18.
Hughes
0.26%
338.
Humphreys
0.04%
495.
Humphries
0.03%
81.
Hunt
0.12%
147.
Hunter
0.07%
427.
Hurst
0.03%
82.
Hussain
0.11%
220.
Hutchinson
0.05%
486.
Hyde
0.03%
498.
Ingram
0.03%
454.
Iqbal
0.03%
25.
Jackson
0.24%
41.
James
0.19%
279.
Jarvis
0.04%
97.
Jenkins
0.10%
262.
Jennings
0.05%
368.
John
0.04%
10.
Johnson
0.34%
214.
Johnston
0.05%
2.
Jones
0.94%
219.
Jordan
0.05%
397.
Joyce
0.03%
106.
Kaur
0.09%
364.
Kay
0.04%
52.
Kelly
0.16%
264.
Kemp
0.05%
168.
Kennedy
0.06%
329.
Kent
0.04%
403.
Kerr
0.03%
64.
Khan
0.14%
36.
King
0.20%
342.
Kirby
0.04%
350.
Kirk
0.04%
90.
Knight
0.11%
290.
Knowles
0.04%
309.
Lamb
0.04%
245.
Lambert
0.05%
174.
Lane
0.06%
386.
Law
0.03%
121.
Lawrence
0.09%
275.
Lawson
0.04%
404.
Leach
0.03%
35.
Lee
0.20%
490.
Lees
0.03%
500.
Leonard
0.03%
21.
Lewis
0.25%
356.
Little
0.04%
91.
Lloyd
0.11%
187.
Long
0.06%
475.
Lord
0.03%
150.
Lowe
0.07%
289.
Lucas
0.04%
249.
Lynch
0.05%
426.
Lyons
0.03%
308.
MacDonald
0.04%
451.
Mahmood
0.03%
243.
Mann
0.05%
385.
Manning
0.03%
415.
Marsden
0.03%
152.
Marsh
0.07%
65.
Marshall
0.14%
28.
Martin
0.23%
79.
Mason
0.12%
84.
Matthews
0.11%
223.
May
0.05%
205.
McCarthy
0.06%
194.
McDonald
0.06%
494.
McKenzie
0.03%
482.
McLean
0.03%
496.
Mellor
0.03%
461.
Metcalfe
0.03%
292.
Miah
0.04%
274.
Middleton
0.04%
229.
Miles
0.05%
61.
Miller
0.14%
88.
Mills
0.11%
483.
Mistry
0.03%
51.
Mitchell
0.16%
33.
Moore
0.21%
392.
Moran
0.03%
39.
Morgan
0.19%
332.
Morley
0.04%
32.
Morris
0.21%
297.
Morrison
0.04%
294.
Morton
0.04%
204.
Moss
0.06%
60.
Murphy
0.14%
98.
Murray
0.10%
448.
Myers
0.03%
260.
Nash
0.05%
408.
Naylor
0.03%
238.
Nelson
0.05%
144.
Newman
0.07%
165.
Newton
0.07%
190.
Nicholls
0.06%
183.
Nicholson
0.06%
469.
Nixon
0.03%
388.
Noble
0.03%
425.
Nolan
0.03%
273.
Norman
0.04%
298.
Norris
0.04%
476.
North
0.03%
435.
Norton
0.03%
130.
O'Brien
0.08%
200.
O'Connor
0.06%
491.
O'Donnell
0.03%
166.
Oliver
0.07%
207.
O'Neill
0.06%
213.
Osborne
0.05%
360.
O'Sullivan
0.04%
85.
Owen
0.11%
406.
Owens
0.03%
151.
Page
0.07%
86.
Palmer
0.11%
46.
Parker
0.17%
487.
Parkes
0.03%
465.
Parkin
0.03%
306.
Parkinson
0.04%
178.
Parry
0.06%
156.
Parsons
0.07%
24.
Patel
0.24%
354.
Patterson
0.04%
114.
Payne
0.09%
429.
Peacock
0.03%
117.
Pearce
0.09%
102.
Pearson
0.10%
316.
Perkins
0.04%
134.
Perry
0.08%
288.
Peters
0.04%
43.
Phillips
0.18%
418.
Pickering
0.03%
433.
Pollard
0.03%
265.
Poole
0.05%
455.
Pope
0.03%
163.
Porter
0.07%
212.
Potter
0.05%
479.
Potts
0.03%
75.
Powell
0.12%
441.
Power
0.03%
384.
Pratt
0.03%
300.
Preston
0.04%
47.
Price
0.17%
224.
Pritchard
0.05%
337.
Pugh
0.04%
255.
Quinn
0.05%
390.
Rahman
0.03%
413.
Randall
0.03%
228.
Read
0.05%
167.
Reed
0.07%
140.
Rees
0.07%
307.
Reeves
0.04%
159.
Reid
0.07%
112.
Reynolds
0.09%
318.
Rhodes
0.04%
432.
Rice
0.03%
63.
Richards
0.14%
55.
Richardson
0.15%
153.
Riley
0.07%
11.
Roberts
0.33%
164.
Robertson
0.07%
12.
Robinson
0.29%
197.
Robson
0.06%
77.
Rogers
0.12%
132.
Rose
0.08%
185.
Ross
0.06%
221.
Rowe
0.05%
458.
Rowley
0.03%
93.
Russell
0.10%
135.
Ryan
0.08%
312.
Sanders
0.04%
375.
Sanderson
0.03%
113.
Saunders
0.09%
344.
Savage
0.04%
369.
Schofield
0.04%
42.
Scott
0.18%
172.
Shah
0.06%
209.
Sharp
0.05%
424.
Sharpe
0.03%
59.
Shaw
0.15%
184.
Shepherd
0.06%
377.
Sheppard
0.03%
370.
Short
0.04%
293.
Simmons
0.04%
67.
Simpson
0.13%
452.
Sims
0.03%
437.
Sinclair
0.03%
70.
Singh
0.13%
330.
Skinner
0.04%
239.
Slater
0.05%
348.
Smart
0.04%
1.
Smith
1.15%
125.
Spencer
0.08%
278.
Stanley
0.04%
402.
Steele
0.03%
246.
Stephens
0.05%
231.
Stephenson
0.05%
96.
Stevens
0.10%
230.
Stevenson
0.05%
110.
Stewart
0.09%
268.
Stokes
0.05%
158.
Stone
0.07%
477.
Storey
0.03%
241.
Sullivan
0.05%
499.
Summers
0.03%
193.
Sutton
0.06%
453.
Swift
0.03%
393.
Sykes
0.03%
467.
Talbot
0.03%
4.
Taylor
0.53%
9.
Thomas
0.35%
13.
Thompson
0.28%
253.
Thomson
0.05%
302.
Thornton
0.04%
313.
Thorpe
0.04%
286.
Todd
0.04%
315.
Tomlinson
0.04%
299.
Townsend
0.04%
269.
Tucker
0.05%
449.
Turnbull
0.03%
27.
Turner
0.23%
459.
Tyler
0.03%
322.
Vaughan
0.04%
421.
Vincent
0.03%
372.
Wade
0.04%
15.
Walker
0.27%
341.
Wall
0.04%
217.
Wallace
0.05%
450.
Wallis
0.03%
105.
Walsh
0.09%
235.
Walters
0.05%
181.
Walton
0.06%
31.
Ward
0.21%
358.
Warner
0.04%
189.
Warren
0.06%
359.
Waters
0.04%
203.
Watkins
0.06%
44.
Watson
0.17%
131.
Watts
0.08%
76.
Webb
0.12%
146.
Webster
0.07%
434.
Welch
0.03%
137.
Wells
0.07%
120.
West
0.09%
325.
Weston
0.04%
211.
Wheeler
0.05%
16.
White
0.27%
242.
Whitehead
0.05%
472.
Whitehouse
0.03%
327.
Whittaker
0.04%
349.
Wilkins
0.04%
72.
Wilkinson
0.13%
3.
Williams
0.66%
169.
Williamson
0.06%
226.
Willis
0.05%
8.
Wilson
0.35%
405.
Winter
0.03%
346.
Wong
0.04%
26.
Wood
0.24%
155.
Woods
0.07%
252.
Woodward
0.05%
14.
Wright
0.28%
488.
Wyatt
0.03%
195.
Yates
0.06%
49.
Young
0.16%