Are you tracing your family history? Have you ever wondered what are the most common surnames in England and Wales? Do you want to start a one-name study for your own surname? This site will tell you how big a task it could be! You can search for a specific name or use the options below to get some more general figures. You can also see what other people have been looking for.
Data source: Surnames, England & Wales, National Statistics 2002. Crown copyright material is reproduced with the permission of the Controller of HMSO under Licence C02W0001623.