Register Statistics

This page shows some statistics derived from the St James (burial) registers.

Baptisms/Burials by Decade

This graph shows numbers of baptisms per decade 1559-1812.

This graph shows numbers of burials per decade 1559-2019.

Common Names

This graph shows the first names most frequently found (spelling variants included) in the registers 1559-2019.

This graph shows the last (family) names most frequently found in the registers 1559-2019.

Persistence of Family Names

This graph shows the persistence of family names from first to last appearance in the registers 1559-2019. The Density bar is a function of span in years and numbers of individuals.