|Cens1851||1851;Using FindMyPast indexes for Runciman and variants netted 323 entries for the UK (Scotland, England and Wales).|
Inspection of the households involved removed two duplicates, and added one (a wife masquerading under her maiden name).
253 were in Scotland (72 in England, none in Wales). The most of those were in East Lothian (98), followed by Berwickshire (56), then Midlothian (24), Aberdeen (16), Roxburghshire (12) and Lanarkshire (12), other counties having less than 10.
Only 13 counties had any RUNCIMANs at all, the others, with less than 10, being Dunbarton, Fife, Angus, Kincardine, Peebleshire, Perthshire and Stirlingshire.
Using FamilySearch, the 1851 raw data for Scotland extracted for names considered similar to RUNCIMAN netted 279 entries over 13 counties with 6 duplicates identified to date. The majority were in East Lothian (103), followed by Berwickshire (56), then Midlothian (27), Lanarkshire (23), Aberdeenshire (16), Roxburghshire (12), the other counties having less than 10.
No attempt has yet been made to compare this data and reconcile the discrepancies.1,2
|Last Edited||11 Oct 2013|