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Most popular surnames of Great Britain mapped

Most popular surnames of Great Britain mapped | Surnames and Social Media | Scoop.it
A team of geodata experts have created a map of the most popular surnames around the UK from the electoral roll and Twitter - how do the patterns vary between the two?
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Welsh and English surnames in equal measure in Bristol

Welsh and English surnames in equal measure in Bristol | Surnames and Social Media | Scoop.it
AROUND half of surnames in Bristol have a Welsh origin, according to a new map produced by a university research team.
Williams and Jones dominate half of the Bristol snapshot, published by Alistair...
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Interactive map: New map of Norfolk surnames reveals our oldest families

Interactive map: New map of Norfolk surnames reveals our oldest families | Surnames and Social Media | Scoop.it
A map of Norfolk with surnames and twitter names rather than cities and towns reveals some of our oldest families and newest communications, writes Rowan Mantell
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London’s most popular surnames - revealed! | News | LondonlovesBusiness.com

London’s most popular surnames - revealed! | News | LondonlovesBusiness.com | Surnames and Social Media | Scoop.it
Two surnames dominate London, but it’s likely not what you think!
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Smith and Khan top chart of Aylesbury’s most popular surnames - Local News - Bucks Herald

Smith and Khan top chart of Aylesbury’s most popular surnames - Local News - Bucks Herald | Surnames and Social Media | Scoop.it
A new interactive map is giving people the chance to find out the most popular surnames in their town.
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Immigration : les listes électorales et Twitter nous disent tout - Nouvelles de France Portail libéral-conservateur

Immigration : les listes électorales et Twitter nous disent tout - Nouvelles de France Portail libéral-conservateur | Surnames and Social Media | Scoop.it
Une équipe de chercheurs londoniens a créé une carte interactive des noms de famille les plus courants sur les listes électorales ainsi que sur Twitter (se basant pour cela sur 32 millions de tweets géo-tagués sélectionnés entre septembre 2012 et...
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Alas, Smith and Jones Predictably Commonplace in UK Surname Database

Alas, Smith and Jones Predictably Commonplace in UK Surname Database | Surnames and Social Media | Scoop.it
Alas, Smith and Jones Predictably Commonplace in UK Surname Database by Gizmodo UK. Geodata experts have "mashed up" real surnames and Twitter usernames, creating a map of the UK that compares how the council refers to us, with what we ten 0.
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Interactive map reveals most common surnames in North East Lincolnshire

Interactive map reveals most common surnames in North East Lincolnshire | Surnames and Social Media | Scoop.it
An interactive map created by a team of London researchers has revealed the most common surnames in North East Lincolnshire.

Somewhat unsurprisingly, Smith is the most popular surname in the borough,...
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Try the interactive map that reveals Britain's most popular surnames - and Twitter usernames

Try the interactive map that reveals Britain's most popular surnames - and Twitter usernames | Surnames and Social Media | Scoop.it
Created by London researchers, the map contains surnames from the entire 2007 electoral roll along with 32 million geo-tagged tweets.
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Most popular surnames in Luton and Dunstable revealed - Lifestyle - Luton Today

Most popular surnames in Luton and Dunstable revealed - Lifestyle - Luton Today | Surnames and Social Media | Scoop.it
What’s in a name?
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