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Morecock, Fartwell, & Hoare

A Collection of Unfortunate but True Names

Russell Ash

St. Martin's Press



Chapter One
In which we meet a diverse array of people whose names are remarkable, baffling, uncategorizable, or just plain weird.
Alf Abbet Born Teddington, Middlesex, c.1849 (Teddington, 1891 census)
George Sneezum Acock Born Woolwich, London, 1873
Herbert Slap Aldhous Born Islington, London, 1874
Agent Mildred Allsop Born Barrow upon Soar, Leicestershire, 1904
Phil Ander Born Westminster, London, c.1842 (St Martln-in-the-Fields. London, 1871 census)
Furious Andrews (Female) Born Great Horwood, Buckinghamshire, c.1821 (Steeple Claydon, Buckinghamshire, 1881 census)
B. Ann Angel (Female) Born Bedwelty, Monmouthshire, 1894
Onesiphorous Ankers Married Blackburn, Lancashire, 1910
John Anonymous Born np c.1865; died West Ham, Essex, 1868
Rameses Arblaster Born Cannock, Staffordshire, 1910
Ann Archy Born Haslingden, Lancashire, 1886
Annie Argument Born Durham 1887
Wow Ashworth (Female) Born Lancashire c.1771 (Blackburn, Lancashire, 1841 census)
Herbert Abcdef Atkinson Born Tynemouth, Northumberland, 1904
Betty Auckward Baptized All Saints, Hereford, 6 June 1755
Fairest Babbett Died Manchester, Lancashire, 1864
Eileen Back Born Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, 1908
Helen Back Born Tiverton, Devon, 1849
Shepherdess Jane Backhoffner Born St Marylebone. London, 1845 (St Marylebone, 1851 census) Shepherdess was the daughter of George H. Backhoffner, Professor of Chemistry and Natural Philosophy and Registrar of Births & Deaths.
Ptolemy Tom Backholer Born Sherborne, Dorset, 1872
Bedding Badding Born Holborn, London, c.1889 (Lambeth, London, 1901 census)
Lilian Comforter Badman Born West Ham, Essex, 1902
Earthly Emma Bailey Born Mitford, Norfolk, 1879
Bertram Cannon Ball Born Stourbridge, Worcestershire, 1875
Intercydonia M. Ball (Female) Married James Jarvis, Wolstanton, Staffordshire, 1912
Mother Balmforth Born Bramley, Yorkshire, 1866
Banger Balster Married Manchester, Lancashire, 1855
Aberycusgentylis Balthropp Baptized Iver, Buckinghamshire, 25 January 1648
Dimple H. Bangle (Male) Born Barnstable, Devon, c.1825 (Instow, Devon, 1871 census)
Piggy Banks Born Kimmeridge, Dorset, c.1810 (East Stonehouse, Devon, 1851 census)
Fud Barbee Born Scotland c.1853 (on ship Bride of the Nile, Humber, 1871 census)
Ali Barber Baptized Inveresk with Musselburgh, Midlothian, 29 August 1731
William Y. Barfly Born Penmaenmar, Caernarvonshire, c.1864 (Leek, Lancashire, 1881 census)
Joseph XXX Barkass Married Newcastle uponTyne, Northumberland, 1855
Zerrubabel Barraclough Born Keighley, Yorkshire. 1879
Faith Hope And Charity Barratt [one person] Born Exeter, Devon, I 846
Lilian Fluffy Barrett Born Shoreditch, London, 1895
Thomas Honeybun Bartlett Born Weymouth. Dorset, 1877
Monte Cristo T. Barton Born Lambeth, London, 1898
Boadicea Basher Baptized St Hilary, Cornwall, 13 January 1856
William Bashful Born Staffordshire c.1847 (Spitalfelds, London, 1871 census)
Bertie Basin Born Holborn, London, c.1891 (Clerkenwell, London, 1901 census)
Fancy Baskett Married Steyning, Sussex, 1880
Sosthenes Bather Died Cokhester, Essex, 1847
Thomas Grain Thought Bays Married City of London, 1841
New Year Beadle (Female) Married James Theaker, Thorne, Lincolnshire, 1862
Mercy Beak Married Bath, Somerset, 1870
Hula Beanland Born Burnley, Lancashire, 1871
Choo Ah Beano Married Stepney, London, 1882
Astynax Beattle Born Burghfield, Berkshire, c.1855 (Dorking, Surrey, 1871 census)
Harry Beatup Born Eastbourne, Sussex, c.1878 (Eastbourne, 1881 census)
John Sidney Six Beckham Born Norwich, Norfolk. 1860
Eleazer Bed Born Whitechapel, London, 1871
Gaylord Beebe Born Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, 1892
Sarah Pudentia Beeks Married Bala, Merionethshire, 1868
Bess Befor Baptized St Giles without Cripplegate, London, 26 July 1629
Bozy Bench Born Calverton, Nottinghamshire, c. 1889 (Calverton, 1891 census)
May Snow Bennett Born Plymouth, Devon, 1893
Thomas Churchreform Bennett Married Faversham, Kent, 1858
Rob Bery Born Whitechapel, London, 1857
Tunu Bibi Born np 1938; died St Albans, Hertfordshire, 1998 Tunu is said to be a Miwok Indian name meaning 'deer thinking about going to eat wild onions'.
Annice Bible Born Wolstanton, Staffordshire, 1907
Uretha Jane Biddle Born Nottingham 1889
Betty Big Baptized Rolvenden, Kent, 17 January 1762
Smallhope Biggs (Male) Born Cranbrook, Kent, c.1556
Old Bill Died Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, 1906
Spanner Bing Born Northwood, Isle of Wight, c.1822 (Newchurch, Hampshire, 1851 census)
Eliza Dribble Bingham Married Chesterfield, Derbyshire, 1862
Beasley Bingo (Male) Married Elizabeth Davies, Orleton, Herefordshire, 29 May 1681
Annie Primate Binnington Married Sculcoates, Yorkshre, 1880
John Wheeler Binns Born Wellington, Shropshire, 1874
Al Bino Born St Marylebone, London, c. 1860 (Southwark, London, 1871 census)
Parky Bishop Died Pontypridd, Glamorgan, 1880
Simon Straight Bishop Born np c. 1818; died St Columb, Cornwall, 1871
Matt Black Born Felling, Durham, c.1861 (Holmside, Durham, 1891 census)
Thomas John Dosias Four Blackwell Born Morpeth, Durham, 1842
Minnie Moon Blagg Born Basford, Nottinghamshire, 1880
Trueheart Blanchard Died Spilsby Lincolnshire, 1839
Marmaluke Bland Married Spilsby, Lincolnshire, 1888
Silence Bliss (Female) Born Woodend, Northamptonshire, c.1846 (Blakesley, Northamptonshire, 1871 census)
Strain Blogg Born Norfolk c. 1773 (South Erpingham, Norfolk, 1841 census)
Emma Bloodisack Born Rotherhithe, London, c. 1858 (Hackney, 1881 census)
Phalliss Bloomer Born Cradley, Worcestershire, c.1876 (Litchurch, Derbyshire, 1881 census)
Mary L. Blotto Born Lambeth, London, 1911
Bill Board Born Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, c. 1890 (Abergavenny, 1891 census)
Water Board Born Axbridge, Somerset, 1853
Kiss Bobby (Female) Born Diss, Norfolk, c.1853 (Fersfield, Norfolk, 1871 census)
Liar Bodwell (Male) Born Manchester Lancashire, c.1884 (Ince-in-Makerfeld, Lancashire, 1901 census)
Annie Body Born Plympton St Mary, Devon, 1866
Bold Bold Married Salford, Lancashire, 1838
Nora Bone Born South Stoneham, Hampshire, 1902
Fuku Nozwara Boogert Born np 1935; died Hammersmith, London, 1988
Risque Booth Born Stockport, Cheshire, 1909
Julius Caesar K. Borgia Born StAndrews, Middlesex (Holborn, London, 1871 census)
Friend Bottle Born Middlesex c. 1816 (St Botolph, Aldersgate, London, 1841 census)
Pop Botts (Male) Born Dorset c.1878 (Bournemouth, Hampshire, 1891 census)
Bridget Bouncer Baptized Dunchideock, Devon, 23 October 1659
Sarah Bouncy Married Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, 1876
Honour Bound Buried St Pinnock, Cornwall, 1783
Spartacus Martial Bourdin Born Hendon, Middlesex, 1890
Faintnot Isaday Bourne Born Rye, Sussex, 1878
Geronimo Bow (Male) Married Cathe [sic] Williams, St George in the East, London, 1810
Charles Damp Bowden Born Portsea Island, Hampshire, 1895
Affability Box Baptized St John Horsleydown, Bermondsey, London, 3 March 1822
Ima Box Born Reading, Berkshire, c. 1865 (Reading, 1871 census)
Wallop Brabazon Married Jane Du Pre, St Marylebone, London, 19 March 1796
Herbert Superbus Bradbury Born Chorlton, Lancashire, 1908 His middle name is assumed to be'Superb-us', as in Roman prefect Marcus Superbus, rather than 'Super-bus'.
Amelia Disturnal Brassington Born West Bromwich, Staffordshire, 1871
Susan Brasso Baptized Wisborough Green, Sussex, 12 December 1602
Lettice Bray Baptized Mobberley, Cheshire, 26 April 1807
Richard Clencher Brazier Born Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, 1840
Freezer Breeze Born GreatYarmouth, Norfolk, c.1839 (GreatYarmouth, 1851 census)
Eva Brick (Female) BornTurkey c. 1874 (Battersea, London, 1901 census)
Napoleon Lavoisier Voltaire Briggs Married West Bromwich, Staffordshire, 1862
Jucy [sic] Ann Brocklebank Born Bootle, Cumberland, 1871
Foetus Brocklehurst Born Prestwich, Lancashire, 1877
Napkin Brooker Married Mary Hawkins, St Michael, Lewes, 23 October 1799
Wack Broomhead (Male) Born Over Haddon, Derbyshire, c.1848 (Haddon, Derbyshire, 1851 census)
Emily Pocohontas [sic] Brown Born Gravesend, Kent, 1847 An appropriate middle name: native American princess Pocahontas, wife of English colonist John Rolfe and star of the Disney animated film, died in Gravesend 230 years earlier.
Irony Thomas Brown Born Romford, Essex, 1843
Nimrod Buckett Born Portsmouth, Hampshire, 1820
Content Increase Buckley Born Oldham, Lancashire, 1860
Benito Mussolini Buckross Born np 1932; died Bradford, Yorkshire, 1997 What may have sounded like an interesting choice of first names when the fascist dictator was allegedly making the Italian trains run on time perhaps seemed less appealing ten years later.
Lovely Budge Born Chard, Somerset, 1881
Alefounder Bugg Born Brantham, Suffolk, 18 April 1817
Original Bugg Born Lincoln 1907
Lamentation Bullivant Born Spilsby, Lincolnshire, 1841
Rahartha Bung (Female) Born Tiverton, Devon, c.1860 (Newton Abbot, Devon, 1861 census)
Philemon Bungy Born Brighton, Sussex c. 1873 (Brighton, 1881 census)
Philadelphia Bunnyface Laneast, Cornwall, will, 1722 The inclusion of this name among those published by the Cornwall Record Office in its list of 'Silly Names' upset some people called Boniface, who believed the name to be a corruption of theirs.
Bounce E. Burbidge (Female) Born Sheffield, Yorkshire, c. 1856 (Sheffield, 1871 census)
Furry Jane Burbidge Born Friskney, Lincolnshire, c. 1847 (Friskney, 1871 census)
Rhoda Failing Burpee Born Bucklow, Cheshire, 1905
Tim Burr Born Watford, Hertfordshire, 1867
Ethelbert Bursting Born Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire, c. 1877 (Cambridge, 1901 census)
Judas Iscariot Burton Born Stafford 1882
Wealthy Buscomb Buried St Breock, Cornwall, 1723
Florence May Bust Born Nottingham 1895
Thankful Butler Born Hastings, Sussex, 1838
Providence Buttefant (Female) Born np c. 1806 (Southwold, Suffolk, 1841 census)
Delight Butterworth Born np c. 1856, Massachusetts, USA (Droylsden, Lancashire, 1891 census)
Leviathan Buttress Born Stevenage, Hertfordshire, c. 1853 (Bartlow, Cambridgeshire, 1881 census)
Bob By Born Battle, Sussex, c. 1841 (Battle, 1841 census) Along with names such as Er and Up, By is one of a small number of two-letter surnames in the UK.
Harie Cabaret Baptized London 10 January 1628
William Snafu Cadman Born St George, Southwark, London, 1853 If correct, this would be a unique usage of'Snafu'-better known as the acronym for'Situation Normal All Fucked Up'-as a name, but is more probably a snafu by the Registrar, and is meant to be 'Snape'.
Julia Caesar Born Westminster, London, c. 1832 (Lambeth, 1851 I census) Julia Caesar was the daughter of Octavius Caesar, a coachsmith.
Julius Caesar Married Alice Dente, Mitcham, Surrey, 10 April 1596
Rose Cann Cann Born Barnstaple, Devon, 1867
Peculiar Cannon (Female) Born Claypole, Lincolnshire, c.1876 (Hawton, Nottinghamshire, 1881 census)
Mephibosheth Capstack (Male) Born Halifax,Yorkshire, 1869 (Northowram, Yorkshire, 1871 census)
Truly Carbon Born Dorking, Surrey c. 1869 (Broadwater Down, Kent, 1901 census)
I. D. Card (Female) Born Portsmouth, Hampshire, 1908
Valentine Card (Male) Born np 1913; died Chelmsford, Essex, 1993
Joseph Greenhouse Careless Born Walsall, Staffordshire, 1874
John Lucknow Hidden Carpenter Born Upton-upon-Severn, Worcestershire, 1859 His name presumably commemorated the Siege of Lucknow, India, two years earlier.
Clint Cartilige Born Prescot, Lancashire, 1849
Splash Carver Born np 1913; died Romsey, Hampshire, 2001
George Frisky Cattermole Born Depwade, NorFolk, 1896
Swill Baden Dentwyford Cawthorne Born Leeds, Yorkshire, c. 1900 (Chapel Allerton,Yorkshire, 1901 census)
Mary Celeste Born Lancashire c.1811 (Liverpool, Lancashire, 1841 census) A spookily prescient name-the mysterious case of the abandoned ship Mary Celeste did not occur until 1872.
Flora Sexburga Chambers Born Durham c. 1874 (Altrincham, Cheshire, 1881 census)
Moon Chaplin Died Norwich, Norfolk, 1844
Molesbury Vim Chapman (Male) Born Helpston, Northamptonshire, c.1847 (Newborough, Northamptonshire, 1871 census)
Eliza Kanbone Chegwidder Baptized Feock, Cornwall, 28 May 1848
Alice Louisa Damp Child Born Sandown, Hampshire, c.1877 (Portsea, Hampshire, 1891 census)
Charity Chilly Baptized Menheniot, Cornwall, 24 November 1736
Emma Chiset Born Brighton, Sussex, c.1828 (Brighton, 1851 census)
Ah Choo Married Stepney, London, 1882
Jesus Christ Born np 1940; died Rotherham, Yorkshire, 2004
Merry Christmas Born Midhurst, Sussex, 1874
Sabbath Church (Male) Baptized Wybunbury, Cheshire, 3 March 1731
El Cid (Female) Baptized St Paul, Norwich, Norfolk, 25 April 1686
Minnie Pudentiana Clague Born West Derby, Lancashire, 1872
George Edward Short Clampit Born Newton Abbot, Devon, 1848
Charlotte Clapsaddle Born np c.1796 (Rochdale, Lancashire, 1841 census)
Pussie Maude L. Clarke Born Lexden, Essex, 1898
Argy Clatworthy (Female) Born Exeter, Devon, 1876
Curvey Cleary Born Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, c. 1846 (Paddington, London, I 89 I census)
Minnehaha Clements Born Wandsworth, London, 1874
Pubella Clements (Female) Born Middlesex c. 1879 (Lambeth, London, 1881 census)
Aureola Clinton Born Battersea, London, c. 1892 (Battersea, 1901 census)
Jelling Cluck Baptized Bedlington, Northumberland, 17 December 1671
Jessie Clutterbuck Clutterbuck Born Chepstow, Monmouthshire, 1845
Charles Cobweb Baptized St James Roman Catholic Church, Winchester, Hampshire, 12 February 1818
Mary Ann Cocaine Born Derbyshire c. 1828 (Failsworth, Lancashire, 1901 census)
Earthy Cocksedge Born Stowmarket, Suffolk, c. 1899 (Stowmarket, 1901 census)
Christopher Cockshit Baptized Clayton with Frickey, Yorkshire, 14 October 1771
Admonition Codd Died Newton Abbot, Devon, 1842
Not Wanted James Colvill Born Lambeth, London, 1861
William Conqueror Born Sunderland, Durham, 1862
Norman Conquest Born Lewisham, London, 1904
Ellen Slow Cooch Born Northampton 1838
Harry Tantrum Cook Born Stockbridge, Hampshire, 1894
Humiliation Cook Died Ipswich, Suffolk, 1848
Sexy Cook Died Bedminster, Somerset, 1848
William Henry Boke Cool Baptized St Andrew by the Wardrobe, London, 5 April 1856
Honey Coombs Born Stratford-upon-Avon,Warwickshire, 1880
Richard Transvestent Copp Born np 1910; died Carlisle, Cumberland, 1995
Charles Crusher Corale Born Leicester 1844
Henry Porn Cordery Born Petersfield, Hampshire, 1872
Chunky Cornfield Born np 1931; died Birmingham, West Midlands, 2000
T. Cosy (Male) Born South Molton, Devon, c.1820 (South Molton, 1881 census)
Flake Cox (Female) Born Hampshire c.1891 (Battersea, London, 1891 census)
Knickless J. Cox (Male) Born Liverpool, Lancashire, c.1877 (Liverpool, 1881 census)
Lurking Crabb Born Gosfield, Essex, c.1780 (West Hanningfeld, Essex, 1861 census)
Charlotte Crack Married John Amos, St Leonard, Shoreditch, London, I I October 1846
Irene May Crack Born Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk 1913; died 1989
Patience Creep Baptized Boyton, Cornwall, 3 October 1790
Peter Creeper Baptized Tresmeer, Cornwall, 7 August 1768
Edmund Crisp Crick Crick Born Loddon, Norfolk, 1842
Lusty Gladstone Cripps Born Highworth, Wiltshire, 1894
Soapy Crooks Married Bosmere, Suffolk, 1891
Chris Cross Born Trull, Somerset, I November 1598
Orlando Furiosa Cross Buried St Mary, Lichfeld, Shropshire, 5 April 1621
Fuxilla Crowther (Female) Born Facit, Lancashire, c. 1829 (Whitworth, Lancashire, 1871 census)
Cosmo Crump Born Pimlico, London, c.1863 (Islington, 1901 census)
Salome Cruncher Born Stratford, Nottinghamshire, c. 1841 (Newington, London. 1881 census)
George Sidney Crush Crush Born Chelmsford, Essex, 1845 and George Sidney Crush Crush Born Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, 1845 Both boys were born in the same year and given the same unusual combination of names.
Economy Joseph Cumpston Born Brixworth, Northamptonshire, 1878
Ethel Nastina Cundick Born Warminster, Wiltshire, 1877
Philliane Cunnilli Born Birmingham, Warwickshire, 1905
T. Cupp (Female) Born Beaminster, Dorset, 1876
Cornelius Curse Baptized Leake, Lincolnshire, 19 May 1664
Margaret Curvy Baptized Rampton. Cambridge, 16 September 1627
Diddy Daddilums (Female) Born Hertfordshire c. 1874 (St Albans, Hertfordshire, 1881 census)
Pubella Dalt Born Stockport, Cheshire, c. 1840 (Stockport, 1861 census)
Robert Morris Dancer Born Prescot, Lancashire, 1903
Fuchny Mottieve Dangerfield Married Newington, London, December 1850
Dann Dangle Married Uxbridge, Middlesex, 1857
Admonish Daniel (Female) Born Cramlington, Northumberland, c.1871 (Cramlington, 1881 census)
Dansey Dansey (Male) Baptized St Helen's, Worcester, 18 September 1800
William Mikado Danvers Born Liverpool, Lancashire, 1886 Gilbert & Sullivan's comic opera The Mikado had opened in London on 14 March 1885.
Agnes Cigarette Danyow Born Raglan, Monmouthshire, c.1865 (Tafolwern, Monmouthshire, 1891 census)
William Cupid Dart Born np c. 1843; died Bristol, Gloucestershire, 1903
Anchorite Peacock Davies Born Ruthin, Denbighshire, 1837
Thomas Tricky Davies Born np c. 1844; died St George Hanover Square, London, 1887
William Quack Dawson Born Tynemouth. Northumberland, 1872
Name the Day
Any Day Born Barningham, Suffolk, c.1857 (Crawshawbooth, Lancashire, 1871 census)
Christmas Day (Male) Baptized Lowestoft, Suffolk, 27 December 1762
Godfrey Armistice Day Born np 11 November 19231; died Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, 2003
Lucky Day Born Blyching; Suffolk, 1859
May Day Died Axbridge, Somerset, 1842
Selby Day Born Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, 1897
Time Of Day (Male) Born Hoo Kent, 1899
Valentine Day Born Leeds, Yorkshire, 1842
Winter Day Born Romsey, Hampshire, 1845
Earwacker Deadman Born Alton, Hampshire, 1849
Erneburga De Flamville Wife of Hugh De Hastings, born Bordwell, Leicestershire, 1109
Edmond Sufferrer De Mullett Married Bolton, Lancashire, 1898
Mystic May Dent Born Halifax, Yorkshire, 1894
Euphrasia De Spurtes Born St Martin's, London, c. 1838 (St Martin's, 1871 census)
Everleaner Dethick Born Nottinghamshire c. 1825 (Nottingham, 1841 census)
Charles Glue Dibley Born Westhampnett, Sussex, 1885
Straddling Ernest E. Didot Born Epsom, Surrey, 1900
Bill Ding Baptized Easton-on-the-Hill, Northamptonshire, 22 September 1661
Ding Ding Died Thanet, Kent, 30 April 1971
Warwick Giddy Dingle Born np c. 1821; died Plymouth, Devon, 1877
Lula Dingledine Born Widdrington, Northumberland, 24 February 1872
Delaviveve Discipline Born Pakenham, Suffolk, 1737
Thomas Dodgem Baptized Great Edstone, Yorkshire, 3 October 1774
Melcom [sic] Garabed Donabed Married Liverpool, Lancashire, 1906
All Done Born Derby 1898
Prudentia Doolittle Born np c. 1852; died Ormskirk, Lancashire, 1906
Ben Dover Baptized St George in the East, London, 10 March 1839
Eileen Dover Born np 1924; died Swindon, Wiltshire, 1987
Win Dow Born Maldon, Essex, 1886
Ida Down Born Okehampton, Devon, I 894
Abishag Doxey (Female) Died Ashbourne, Derbyshire, 1854
Anonyma Drane Born Dunmow, Essex, 1893
Frederick Hair Driver Born Glanford Brigg, Lincolnshire, 1898
Mesmer Dumbrell Born Brighton, Sussex, 1871
Domingo Dumdum Baptized Kirk Merrington, Durham, 4 September 1706
Dinah Dump Born Whitechapel, London, 1897
Trulove Dunk Born Sheffield, Yorkshire, I January 1870
Hugh Dunnet Born Scotland c. 1836 ('attendant to the insane', Dinsdale Asylum, Dinsdale, Durham, 1861 census)
I. Dunnit (Female) Born Paisley. Renfrewshire, 9 October 1812
No More Durrant Born Risbridge, Suffolk, 1899
James Brook Dust Dust Born St Pancras, London, 1841
Uriah Dust Married Anne Comely, Kingston St Michael, Wiltshire, 8 October 1772
Barb Dwyer Baptized Sacred Heart and English Martyrs, Thornley, Durham, 7 January 1877
Sexbus Dyball Born Ludlow, Shropshire, c. 1832; died Reigate, Surrey, 1898
Alfred Arthur Forsaken Dymock Born Croydon, Surrey, 1862
Emmeline Nirvana Eaborn Born Wrexham, Denbighshire, 1902
Gladys Rose Early Born Wandsworth, London, 1899
Epenetus Earwaker Born St Saviour, Southwark, London, 1871
Epaphreditus Eatty (Male) Born St Luke, Middlesex, c. 1830 (St Luke, 1881 census)
Cliff Edge Born Haslingden, Lancashire, 1903
Oracabessa Edge Baptized Little Ryburgh, Norfolk, 10 November 1862
Esther Egg Married Glanford Brigg, Lincolnshire, 1863
National Elder Born South Shields, Durham, c. 1864 (South Shields, 1881 census)
Finale Eldridge Born Wharfedale, Yorkshire, 1893
Kate Breeder Elliott Born Playden, Sussex, c.1854 (Rye, Sussex, 1861 census)
Alice Nut Brown Emmett Born Leeds, Yorkshire, 1864
Albina Gubbing Enticknap Baptized Chertsey, Surrey, 20 January 1833
Ann Eraser Married John Mackie, Aberdeen, 13 May 1831
Augustus Caesar Evans Born Bedwelty, Monmouthshire, 1874
F. Ewe (Male) Married St Pancras, London, 1899
Worthy Extra Married Malmesbury, Wiltshire 1865
Job Fab (Male) Married Elizabeth Banyard,Teversham, Cambridgeshire, 6 April 1713
Eva Faithfull Born Winchester, Hampshire, 1895
Madora Fankboner (Female) Born Wales c.1861 (Claines, Worcestershire, 1861 census)
Ancient Fanthorpe (Male) Born Lincoln 1843 (Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, 1881 census)
Sidney Hilarious Farrow Born St Marylebone, London, 1877
Drusilla National Fear Born Axbridge, Somerset, 1896
Jemima Lottery Fearman Born Holborn, London, 1852
Orgie B. Feast (Female) Born Fareham, Hampshire, c.1879 (Fareham, 1881 census)
Wave Feather (Male) Born Windsor, Berkshire, c.1825 (Hampton, Middlesex, 1851 census)
Obediencia Feck Baptized Poundstock, Cornwall, 12 March 1642
Low Fee Married Chorlton, Cheshire, 1908
Number Seven Fell Born Alton, Hampshire, 1879
Ethel Congress Few Born Chesterton, Cambridgeshire, 1904
Ffaithfull Ffillips Married Lanreath, Cornwall, 29 November 1660
Fickess Fickess Born Chesterton, Cambridgeshire, 1844
Fried Field Married East Preston, West Sussex, 1890
Paddy Fields Born West Derby, Lancashire, 1908
Benny Fitt Born Shoreditch, London, 1876
Sarah Ann Flapper Born Gateshead, Durham, c.1876 (Gateshead, 1881 census)
Joseph Flicker Flicker Born Dartford, Kent, I 844
Egesta M. Flopsey (Female) Born Romford, Essex, c, 1870 (Romford, 1871 census)
Albert Fluck Fluck Born Westbury-on-Severn, Gloucestershire, 1893
Fanetta Annie Fluke Born Melksham, Wiltshire, 1867
Wonderful George Forsdyke Born Bosmere, Suffolk, 1886
Sally Forth Born Eye, Northamptonshire, c. 1847 (Eye, 1881 census)
Ellen Step Forward Born East Stonehouse, Devon, 1846; died Penzance, Cornwall, 1848
George Tweet Foster Born Mattingley, Hampshire, c. 1870 (Heckfield, Hampshire, 1891 census)
Scott Free Born Bethnal Green, London, 1901
Al Fresco Born St Giles, London, 1853
Dresden China Fretwell Born Wortley, Yorkshire, 1880
Gladys Friday Born np 1900; died Brent, Middlesex, 1987
Catherine Frisky Born np c. 1826; died Uppingham, Rutland, 1907
Hopton Frothingham Baptized St Andrew, Holborn, London, 14 January 1657
William Gubb Fry Fry Born Barnstaple, Devon, 1852
Bathiah Fumble Married John Miller, St Katherine by the Tower, London, 16 November 1729
Sweetie Winifred Futter Born Blofeld, Norfolk, 1898
Christina Rebecca Gagging Born St George, Southwark, London, 1862
Isabella Blows Gale Born Greenwich, Kent, 1837
Opportune Ganwit (Female) Born France c. 1842 (Shirburn, Oxfordshire, 1871 census)
Phil Gapp Married Forehoe, Norfolk, 1859
Medium Matilda Garlick Born Melksham, Wiltshire, 1860
Pearly Gates Married Kevin M. Cadle, Westminster, London, 1996
Fartune Gathercole (Female) Born Norfolk c. 1766 (Mattishall, Mitford, Norfolk, 1841 census)
Skimpool Gealy Born Leeds, Yorkshire, c. 1880 (Armley, Yorkshire, 1901 census)
Forget-me-not Geeves Born Hertford 1898
Ann Clown Gentleman Married St Pancras, London, 1880
Big George Died Guisborough, Yorkshire, 1871
Lolita Stuckey Gifford Born Llandilofawr, Carmarthenshire, 1882
John Giggler Born Luton, Bedfordshire, c. 1826 (Biggleswade, 1861 census)
John Farmer Giles Born np c. 1881; died Witney, Oxfordshire, 1904
Glamour Girl Married Robert H.Travers. Edmonton, London, 1960
Peter Gloob Married Elizabeth Natters, Chester-le-Street, Durham, 23 June 1716
Fynae Glue Baptized Pateley Bridge, Yorkshire, 16 April 1634
Margaret Glug Baptized Brechin, Angus, 20 May 1756
George Goblin Married Maria Boot, Whorlton, Yorkshire, 11 June 1805
Blastus Godley Married Alicia Seabrooke. St Stephens, St Albans, Hertfordshire, 21 November 1609
Herrman [sic] Goering Born Birmingham, Warwickshire, 1880
Lactarias Golley Born Caerhays, Cornwall, c. 1846 (Caerhays, 1851 census)
Finess Gollop Born Poole, Dorset, 1857
Alexander Gonk Baptized Arbroath, Angus, 18 June 1810
Simeon Goo Baptized St Michael, Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, 24 August 1828
Old England Goodson Born Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, 1875
Alonzo Goody Goody Born Sudbury, Suffolk, 1856
Mary Strip Gordon Born Poplar, London, 1864
Manly Gore Born Brighton, Sussex, c. 1863 (Portsea, Hampshire, 1871 census)
Gertrude May Gotobed Born Wandsworth, London, 1900
Waxwax Goughe Baptized Burrington, Herefordshire, 23 January 1561
One Too Many Gouldstone Born West Ham, Essex, 1870
Isobel Gowdielock Married James Dunn, Peebles, 25 September 1756
Anna Gram Born np c.1811 (Ambrosden, Oxfordshire, 1841 census)
Errata Grant Born Sheffield. Yorkshire, 1844
Jane Trafalgar Grapes Born Newport, Isle of Wight, 1805 One of the children of John and Hannah Grapes, who were all given middle names that related to the Napoleonic Wars, including William Nile Grapes (1815), Charlotte Waterloo Grapes (1815) and Charles Wellington Grapes (1811).
George Grassmuck Born Littlehampton, Sussex, c.1840 (Littlehampton, 1851 census)
Ann Gravity Married Daniel Arnold, St Dunstan, Stepney, 28 September 1788
Contents Increase Greatorix (Female) Born Oldham, Lancashire, 1872
Greatwichnellie May Greatwich Born Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire. 1910
Barbary Groat Baptized Westray, Orkney, 30 May 1808
Hephzibah Gromit Married Boston, Lincolnshire. 1855
Ice Groom Born Stockton-on-Tees, Durham, 1871
Sarah Grunge Born St Marylebone, London, c. 1818 (St George Hanover Square, London, 1851 census)
Tommy Gun Born Evesham, Worcestershire, 1838
Fried Gunly Born Lincoln 1838
Caractacus L. Habakkuk Born np c. 1857 (Peterstone Super Montern, Glamorgan, Wales 1881 census)
Angel Hackabout (Male) Baptized St Luke, Old Street, Finsbury, London, 20 September 1752
Kink Hailagman Married Liverpool, Lancashire, 1878
Gabriel Hairbottle Baptized St Andrew by the Wardrobe, London, 20 August 1721
Trannie Percy Hampshire Born Chertsey, Surrey, c. 1897 (Chertsey, 1901 census)
Peter Handsomebody Baptized St Andrew, Holborn, London, 19 February 1758
Rifle Handworker Born Russia c.1851 (Leeds, Yorkshire, 1891 census)
Beniventrus Hanky 'Drowned while bathing at Le Posterne', Chester, 6 August 1586 (Chester Coroners' Inquests)
Robert Jackson Hardcore Born Long Preston, Yorkshire, c. 1842 (Henllan, Denbighshire, 1881 Wales census)
Abort Hardman Born Oldham, Lancashire, c.1860 (Oldham 1861 census)
Bartelmowe Hardup Married Margaret Sewell, Smallburgh, Norfolk, 15 November 1601
Hannah Harmless Married James Eston, Byford, Herefordshire, 13 October 1829
William No. 1 Harris Married Islington, London, 1896
William No. 2 Harris Married Maria A.Trent, Islington, London, 1913
Phil Harrup Born Royston, Hertfordshire, 1839
Tom Dick Harry Born Carmarthen 1890
Sweet Hart Died St Mary Newington, London, 1837
Beaten Shakerley Harvey Married Penzance, Cornwall, 1854
Henry Hatful Died Holborn, London, 1908
Tom A. Hawk Born St Dennis, Cornwall, c. 1890 (St Dennis, 1891 census)
Neglected Heaks Baptized St Mary's, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, 3 February 1627 The parish record also states: '1627-Buried Neglected, the daughter of Jeffrey Heaks, the 11 th of February, and she was so named because she had no God father or God mother prepared at the time of Baptizing.'
Fluffy Heaver Born np 1901; died Kensington and Chelsea, London, 1998
O. Heck (Male) Born Leeds, c. 1836 (Headingley cum Burley, Yorkshire, 1901 census)
O. Hell (Male) Baptized Old Meeting Gaol Street Presbyterian, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, 24 February 1709
Snobia Hemp (Female) Born Merther, Cornwall, c.1839 (Merther, 1851 census)
Agnes Skid Henderson Born Scotland c. 1831 (Earsdon, Northumberland, 1881 census)
Alpha and Omega Heydinrych (Twins) Born Wandsworth, London, 1886
Xpopher Hic Baptized Snaith, Yorkshire, 19 January 1607
Radium Hickie Born Wandsworth, London, 1904
Exodus Hickling (Female) Born Ripley, Derbyshire, c.1791 (Shillington, Yorkshire, 1861 census)
Thomas Antique Hicks Born Cardiff, Glamorgan, 1852
Girly Hind Born Southwell, Nottinghamshire, 1873
James Desperate Hines Born Samford, Suffolk, 1885
Abraham and Joe Hitler (Twins) Born Prestwich, Lancashire, 1901
Adolf Hitt Born Germany c.1871 (Willesden, London, 1901 census)
B. Hive Married Thomas Redding, Stepney, London, 17 August 1656
Gulielinus Hobbit (Male) Married Margaretam [sic] Rayer, Swindon, Gloucestershire, 22 July 1607
Vage Hoke (Male) Born Lettaford, Devon, c. 1836 (Bridgewater, Somerset, 1901 census)
May Holiday Born Westminster, London, 1878
Glossy Agnes Holland Born Wooton St Lawrence, Hampshire, 1891
Mary Perpetual Homer Born Blandford, Dorset, 1853
Honesty Honesty (Male) Born Greenwich, Kent, c. 1849 (Dover, Kent, 1891 census)
Harriet Fecund Hooper Born Bethnal Green, London, 1848
Abacuck Hoore Married Joan Wallpoole, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, 1575
Mary Crack Hopkins Born Cardiff, Glamorgan, 1841
Jeronimo Hornblow Married Mary Mew, Upton-cum-Chalvey, Buckinghamshire, I October 1743
Adeline Louisa Maria Horsey de Horsey Born London 24 December 1824; died Corby. Northamptonshire, 25 May 1915
Hugh Gentleman Horspole Born Wisbech. Cambridgeshire, 1900
Chastity Ellen Hosegood Born St George, Southwark, London, 1844
Cautious House Born Farnborough, Hampshire, 1859
Happy Helen Hovel Born Flegg, Norfolk, 1851
Annie How Born Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, 1843
Ernest William Gnash Hoyle Born St Mary le Wigford, Lincoln, c. 1872 (Lincoln, 1881 census)
Caiusillarcius Coriolanus Hubble Married Lewisham, London, 1863
Pontius Pilate Hughes Born Dewsbury, Yorkshire. 1872
Sexas Huish Born Axbridge, Somerset, 1888
Penitent Humphreys Married Manchester, Lancashire, 1850
Pleasure Hunter (Female) Born Shipdham, Norfolk, c.1840 (Shipdham, 1851 census)
Napoleon Austin Lucas Hymen Hurry Born Linton, Cambridgeshire, 1844
Alice Surprise Hutchinson Born Islington, London, 1883
George Execellent [sic] Sargent Banning Hyne Born Stoke Damerel, Devon, 1843
Dorothea Mary A. E. Iceberg Born City of London 1873
Gabriel Incarnation Married St George Hanover Square, London, 1855
Ann Inch Baptized St Kew, Cornwall, 16 February 1713
F. Ing (Male) Baptized Blean, Kent, 21 June 1829
F. Ingood Born Tutbury, Staffordshire, c. I 85 I (Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, 1861 census)
Kissey Inwards Born Woburn, Bedfordshire, 1873
Cadwalader Ish Born Llanbeblig, Caernarvonshire, c. 1851 (Llanbeblig, 1851 Wales census)
Frothy Jackson (Female) Born Markington,Yorkshire c. 1831 (Potternewton, Yorkshire, 1901 census)
Question James Born Williton, Somerset, 1880
Adolphus Shaft Jarman Born Westminster, London, 1849
Offspring Jeeves Born Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, 1876
Prodigal Robert Jennings Born Battersea, London, 1858 (Battersea, 1861 census)
Jane Jiffy Died South Shields, Durham, 1857
Rarely John (Male) Born Cardiff, Glamorgan, c. 1852 (Cardiff, 1861 census)
Miracle Johnson (Female) Married Andrew Pratt, Hertford, c.1558
Keeping up with the Joneses Keeping up with the Joneses
Decimal Jones Born Corwen, Denbighshire, 1889
Frederick Alphabet Jones Born Kendal, Westmorland, 1873
Lama Dana Jones (Female) Born Cemmes, Montgomeryshire, c.1859 (Brynuchel, 1861 Wales census)
Robert Meteor Jones Born Camberwell, London, 1857
Youthful Jones Baptized St Andrew, Enfield, Middlesex, 29 May 1776
Starbuck Jordan Born Market Bosworth, Leicestershire, 1874
Thankful Joy (Female) Born Arundel, Sussex, 4 November 1816
Marathon Mary Judge Born np 1909; died Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, 1999
Thomas Highfield Jump Born Chorley, Lancashire, 1902
Wong Kee (Female) Born China c. 1874 (aboard ship Glenlochy, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, 1901 census)
Christmas Evan Keel Married Toxteth Park, Lancashire, 1894
Sargassa Zulu Kerrison Born np c. 1874; died Colchester, Essex, 1879
Indiana Kettle Born Dudley, Staffordshire, 1854
Edwin King Key Born Warwickshire c. 1869 (Congleton, Cheshire, 1881 census)
Kings Rule
Ada Waste King Born Worcester c, 1860 (Lewisham, London, 1901 census)
Dirty King Died Hatfield, Hertfordshire 1863
Fay King Born np 1922; died Bromley, Kent,1998
Hopeful King Born Norwich, Norfolk, 1866
Lee King (Female) Born Chard, Somerset, c, 1877 (North Wraxall, Wiltshire, 1861 census)
Matilda Handsomebody King Married Barton Regis, Gloucestershire, 1893
Royal King Born Portsmouth, Hampshire, 1902
Win King(Female) Born Lancashire, c. 1839(Manchester, Lancashire, 1841 census)
Harriet Circus Kirby Born Skipton,Yorkshire,1904
Edmund Stanley Knife Born City of London 1892
Pleasant Knight (Female) Born Blaxhall, Suffolk, c.1781 (Blaxhall, 1861 census)
Tamara Knight Born np c.1882; died Aston, Warwickshire, 1892
Mary Immaculate Knox Born MerthyrTydfil, Glamorgan, 1909
Industrious Kubb Born Chelsea, London, c. 1806 (Wandsworth, London, 1881 census)
Pock Kum Born np c. 1854; died Holyhead, Anglesey, 1894
Easter Ladle Married John Spalding, St Augustine, Norwich, Norfolk, 31 March 1793
Appolonia Lallas (Female) Born np c.1801 (Powick, Worcestershire, 1841 census)
Panter Lambert Married Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, 1912
Dowsabell Lambole (Female) Married William Boles, St Swithun over Kingsgate, Winchester Hampshire, 19 July 1624
Leonard Level Land Born Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, 1900
Bona Large Died Freebridge Lynn, Norfolk, 1850
Fishy Larkar Born Kent c.1815 (Greenwich, Kent, 1851 census)
Alice Lashings Born Brighton, Sussex, c.1833 (Brighton, 1881 census)
Henery Zaphnath La Small Born Dover, Kent, c.1822 (Carlby, Lincolnshire, 1851 census)
Laura Lather Born Shardlow, Derbyshire, 1893
Ernest Laughter Born Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, c.1880 (Bromsgrove, 1881 census)
Carnage Laverack Born Selby, Yorkshire, 1877
Aymyn Electric R. Lawrence Born Pontypridd, Glamorgan, 1908
Fling Lazewody (Female) Born Stoke Fleming, Devon, c.1879 (Stoke Fleming, 1901 census)
Manish Leather Born Walthamstow, Essex, c.1890 (Shirley, Hampshire, 1901 census)
Mabel Jubi Lee Born Peterborough, Northamptonshire, 1897 Named as a patriotic tribute to Queen Victoria, who celebrated her Diamond Jubilee in this year.
Anaesthesia Leech Born np 1903; died Hartlepool, Durham, 1903
Starlight D.V.Le Garde Married William H. Jones, Lianrwst, Denbighshire, 1913
Lucinda Legassick Legassick Born Penzance, Cornwall, 1874
Modern Leggo Born Penzance, Cornwall, 1859
Fan Light Baptized West Wittering, Sussex, 20 February 1760
Medium Light Died Henley, Oxfordshire, 1849
Joseph Lightowlers Lightowlers Born Bradford, Yorkshire, 1878
Hephzibah Lillycrap Married Lesnewth, Cornwall, 22 September 1768
Phil Ling Born St Olave, Southwark, London, 1882
Strange Livings (Male) Born Little Hallingbury, Essex, c.1863 (Little Hallingbury, 1871 census)
Cautious Constance Lock Born Binstead, Hampshire, c.1871 (Binstead, 1891 census)
Miles Long Born Sleaford, Lincolnshire, 2 January 1661
Noah Lott Baptized Hipswell, Yorkshire, 16 August 1843
True Love Born Newington, London, 1848
George Conk Lovibond Born East Chinnock, Somerset, c.1811 (East Chinnock, 1861 census)
Bea Lowe Baptized Winwick, Lancashire, 18 Oct 1706
Skimer Lunce BornTonbridge, Kent, c.1869 (Wandsworth, London, 1891 census)
Copernicus Mephibosheth Lynam Born Basford, Nottinghamshire, 1898
Charlotte Grease MacDonald Born West Derby, Lancashire, 1877
Beaky Mace Born np 1929; died Surrey 2001
Elizabeth Drizzle MacLean Died St Luke, London, 1858
Veneril Virtue Maggs Married Clifton, Gloucestershire, 1865
Major Major Born Islington, London, 1871
Arthur Phosphor Mallam Born Headington, Oxfordshire. 1872
Frou-Frou Mallett Born np c.1904; died St Pancras, London, 1907
Dinonysius Mancarter Married St Endellion, Cornwall, 30 July 1748
Prism Manchip (Female) Born Bridgwater, Somerset, c.1810 (Bridgewater, 1851 census)
Charity Mangle Baptized Chesterfield, Derbyshire, 28 January 1834
Phoebe Manhole Married John Clarke, Peatling Magna, Leicestershire, 16 November 1835
Armageddon Danbury Margerum Born East Stonehouse, Devon, 1875 (Raunds, Northamptonshire, 1881 census)
Zaphnaphpanth Marker (Male) Born Nottingham c.1811 (Greasley, Nottinghamshire, 1841 census)
Thats Marshall Born Walkeringham, Nottinghamshire, c. 1881 (Normanby, Lincolnshire, 1901 census)
Polyphemus Ann Martin Born Medway, Kent, 1903
Thomas Alias Christ Martin Born Wiltshire c.1811 (Warminster, Wiltshire, 1841 census)
Panting Mary (Female) Born Crockley, Wiltshire, c.1842 (Paddington, London, 1901 census)
Martha Masculine Married Robert Marsh, St Katherine by the Tower. London, 18 November 1675
Hannah Mattress Died Bishop Auckland, Durham, 1859
Patience Mayhem Married William Vigian, Maidstone, Kent, 19 January 1596
Preserved McDonald (Female) Born Elgin, Moray, c.1810 (Elgin, 1851 Scotland census)
Mercy Mee (Female) Born Loughborough, Leicestershire, 1880
Minnie Mee Born Derby 1873
A. Men (Male) Born Cornwall c.1840 (Camborne, Cornwall, 1841 census)
O. Men (Male) Born Blackfriars, London, c.1870 (Southwark, London, 1881 census)
Mary Mermaid Baptized St Martin-in-the-Fields, London, 30 May 1690
Mildew Michaels (Female) Born London c.1874 (Kensington, London, 1901 census)
Egbert Stark Midlane Born Newport, Isle of Wight, 1849 (Newport, 1901 census)
Jane Whip Miller Born Tynemouth, Northumberland, 1891
Arthur Mind Born Poplar, London, 1907
Arthur Minute Born Hastings, Sussex, 1882
Foam Mitchell (Female) Born Tottenham, London, c.1866 (Hackney, London, 1891 census)
Lowdy Moan Baptized Tywardreath, Cornwall, 4 November 1666
Harriet Moans Baptized Enniskillen, Fermanagh, Ireland, 20 March 1865
Faithfull Mock (Male) Married Elizabeth Cullis, Roche, Cornwall, 5 May 1702
Nelly Monk Monk Born Bedwelty, Monmouthshire, 1886
Nelson Monument Born Mitford, Norfolk, 1872
Phases of the Moon
Cyril Centurion Moon Born np 1922; died Chippenham, Wiltshire, 1985
Mary Moon Moon Born Clutton, Somerset, 1882
Nehemiah Epaphrodites Moon Born Frome, Somerset, 23 February 1828
Robert Howling Moon Born np c.1878: died Pickering,Yorkshire, 1882
Trash Moon Born Kent c.1787 (Tenterden, Kent, 1851 census)
Zebulon Moon Born Dudley, Staffordshire, 1860
Zipporah Moonshine Born Mile End Old Town, London, 1908
Les Moore Born np 1935; died Enfeld, Middlesex, 2000
Lean Twister Morgan Born Rhyl, Flintshire, c.1862 (Pensarn, Denbighshire, 1871 Wales census)
Charlotte Freezer Mortimer Born Saffron Walden, Essex, 1879
Helen Naughty Morton Born np 1906; died Hitchin, Hertfordshire, 1998
Libertine Moss Married Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, 1855
Reveille Naorose R. Motabhoy Married Croydon, Surrey, 1892
Doris Large Mothers Born Leicester 1899
Rocco Motto Born Italy c.1854 (St Pancras, London, 1881 census)
Salome Mud Born Mile End, London, c.1876 (Bethnal Green, London, 1891 census)
Henrietta Mug Born Whitechapel, London, 1874
Margaret Muggle Married William Prosser, St Mary Somerset, London, 21 January 1627
Zealous Farraginous Mullard Born Bedwelty, Monmouthshire, 1892
Ellis Wallis Mumpower Born Wandsworth, London, c.1889 (Wandsworth, 1891 census)
Anne Muppet Baptized St Nicholas, Brighton, Sussex, 12 October 1799
Magic Muxworthy Born Doncaster,Yorkshire, 1889
Nancy Nappy Baptized Hemingbrough,Yorkshire, 24 July 1785
Fish Pool Neville Died Ongar, Essex, 1837
James Noose Newcomb Born Newport, Monmouthshire, 1861
Martha Thunder Nipp Born Hull, Yorkshire, c.1821 (Hull, 1851 census)
Alfred Nix Nix Born Faversham, Kent, 1881
Munte Cum Bernet Nixon Died Brampton, Cumberland, 1859
Harry Nobody Born np c.1901; died Mile End Old Town. London, 1905
Hi Noon (Male) Born Radford, Nottinghamshire, 1878
Zachary Noseworthy Married Alice Dudeny, Dunchideock, Devon, 19 November 1699
Y. Nott (Female) Born np 1930; died Tunbridge Wells, Kent, 2002
Rachell Nude Married Stephen Smith, Caister-on-Sea, Norfolk, 20 November 1572
Ada Nudy Married Harry Bott, Ecclesall Bierlow,Yorkshire, 1913
Priscilla Nuke Married Edward Martyn. Cathedral Church of St Thomas of Canterbury, Portsmouth, Hampshire, 18 April 1704
Uranus Nussey Married Dewsbury,Yorkshire, 1890
Strop Willy Nutall Born Higher Booths, Lancashire, c.1841 (Newchurch, Lancashire, 1861 census)
Nellie Hinge Nutt Born Kensington, London, 1900
F. Off (Male) Baptized Ampthill, Bedfordshire, 14 February 1875
Driphena Old Born Stepney, London, 1849
Harold Snarl Oliphant Born Salford, Lancashire, 1886
John Opium Baptized St Andrew, Holborn, London, 5 May 1764
Rick O'Shea Married Kennington, London, 1864
Ann Other Died Leyburn,Yorkshire, 1899
Ephraim Very Ott Born Plumstead, London, c.1879 (Plumstead, 1881 census)
George Special Ottaway Born West Ham, Essex, 1873
Pluto Oulton Born Manchester, Lancashire, 1871
Zechariah Outrage Baptized Ryarsh, Kent, 6 August 1780
Fanny Overland Born Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, 1876
Crispy Ann Overton Born Lincolnshire, c.1876 (Wainfleet St Thomas, Orby, Lincolnshire, 1841 census)
Knob Hill Palmer Born Uppingham, Rutland, 1905
Matilda Panter-Downes Died Bristol, Gloucestershire, 1901
Wal Paper Born Greenwich, Kent, c. 1864 (Greenwich, 1901 census)
Agape Parker (Female) Born Oxford c.1875 (Oxford, 1891 census)
Blandina Parody Born Bedwelty, Monmouthshire, 1875
Edwin Titanic Pascoe Born np 1912; died Penzance, Cornwall, 1996 He was born twelve days before the Titanic disaster, but presumably named to commemorate its launch.
Emily Odd Paste Married West Ham, Essex, 1882
George Yokel Pavett Born Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, c.1874 (on ship Pembroke, Chatham, Kent, 1901 census)
Scunt Pazney (Male) Born Kent c.1803 (Stone, Kent, 1841 census)
Faith Hope Charity Peace Born Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire, 1864
Ann Shakes Peare Born Wrexham, Denbighshire, c. 1849 (Wrexham 1901 census)
Easy Pease Died Billericay, Essex, 1889
Nimby Pedder Born West Derby, Lancashire, 1875
Acts Apostles Pegden Born Dunkirk, Kent, c.1796 (Canterbury, Kent, 1851 census)
Cuthbert Penix Born Mile End, London, c.1865 (Mile End, 1891 census)
Sexaple [sic] Pennell Born Surrey c.1847 (Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, 1871 census)
Barbara Penthouse Born Kirkby Malzead,Yorkshire, 5 October 1600
Talitha-Cumi People Married Andover, Hampshire, 1852
Martha Ann Nark Perfect Died Yarmouth, Norfolk, 1859
Perfect Perfect Born Chatham, Kent, c.1887 (Chatham, 1891 census)
Boileta Perks Born Birmingham, Warwickshire, 1843
Sue Perman Born Wiltshire c.1791 (Downton, Wiltshire, 1841 census)
Sue Perrior Married David Yeatman, Downton, Wiltshire, 6 October 1755
Polly Hankey Phantom Baptized St Nicholas, Liverpool, Lancashire, 31 January 1779
Sydgestermondayer Phillips Married Thomas Jones, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, 1864 She was born in Shrewsbury in 1844 and said to have been baptized Sigismunda Phillips, but when it came to her wedding no one, including the bride, knew how to spell her name, so her marriage was registered with this approximate phonetic version.
Sanspareil Audacious T. Philpott Born Faversham, Kent, 1892
Hannah Grime Pickup Born Oldham, Lancashire, 1860
Thomas Strangeways Pigg-Strangeways Married Emily Dorothy Beck, Cambridge, 1902
Zankey Pilch Married Mary Chapman, East Rudham, Norfolk, 7 January 1768
Narcissus Pinch Born Shoreditch, London, 1860
Jane Curvey Pink Born Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, c.1 835 (Bishop's Waltham 1891 census)
Arthur Pint Born Portsmouth, Hampshire, c.1797 ('brewer', Portsea, 1851 census)
Darth Pish Born Stoke-next-Guildford, Surrey c. 1844 (Stoke-next-Guildford, 1851 census)
Frankensteine Pitt Married Barton Regis, Gloucestershire, 1885
William Plank A. Plank Born Poole, Dorset, 1886
Emma Nickers Platt (Female) Born Hurst, Lancashire, c.1869 (Levenshulme, Lancashire, 1901 census)
Snowflake George Pledger Born Hampstead, London, 1877
Howard Junie Ploof Born Nottinghamshire c.1878 (Nottingham, 1891 census)
Richard Mayhem Pogson Died Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, 1839
Lew Pole Born Pontypridd, Glamorgan, 1898
May Pole Born Leicester 1904
Caesar Policarp Nantwich, Cheshire, will, 1692
Elias Pollymounter Baptized St Stephen-in-Brannel, Cornwall, 14 March 1830 At the time of the 1851 census, there were fifteen Pollymounters, all residing in the same parish; by 1871, there were four, all in St Columb Major, Cornwall; now there are none.
Hannah Pong Baptized Upton-cum-Chalvey, Buckinghamshire, 15 February 1818
Frayton Poocock Born Laughton, Sussex, c.1825 (Chiddingly, Sussex, 1891 census)
Jean Pool Born np c.1841; died West Derby, Lancashire, 1899
Harry Sequin Portch Born Farnham, Hampshire, 1877
Wee Girlie Potter Born Risbridge, Suffolk, 1906
Josephine Valkyrie A. Powell Born Cardiff, Glamorgan, 1889 Wagner's Die Walküre had been first performed in London in 1882.
Tesco Power (Female) Born Warwickshire c.1807 (Birmingham, 1841 census)
Burpee P. H. Preensides (Male) Born Stallington, Lincolnshire, c.1864 (Middlesbrough,Yorkshire, 1871 census)
George Pregnant Born np c.1830 (East Stonehouse, Devon, 1871 census)
Final Edwin Preston (Male) Born Market Bosworth, Leicestershire, 1892 Final was, they hoped, the last-born of the six children of Lot and Amy Preston.
The Price is Wight
High Price Married Presteigne, Herefordshire, 1861
John Lower Price Born Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, 1844
Mad Price (Male) Born Bishop Auckland Durham, c. 1865 (Bishop Auckland, 1891 census)
Over Price (Male) Born np c.1812 (Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, 1841 census)
Silly Price (Female) Born Sheffield, Yorkshire, c.1855 (Sheffield, 1891 census)
Worthy Price Born Malmesbury, Wiltshire, 1857
Wright Price Born Louth, Ireland c.1868 (Watford, Hertfordshire, 1871 census)
George Bambusy Primate Baptized St Matthew, Bethnal Green, London, 17 October 1819
Jiggy Proper (Female) Born Dowlais, Glamorgan, c.1840 (Dowlais, 1851 Wales census)
Arsenal Berriball Prout Born Tavistock, Cornwall, 1845
Floppy Pryor Died Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, 1885
Joseph Ghost Puddephal Born Coventry, Warwickshire, 1861
Bolthazer Puffparker Baptized Crossthwaite, Cumberland, 29 January 1603
Fartumalus Purdger (Male) Born Kent c.1829 (Margate, Kent, 1841 census)
Edwin Mowgwong Quack Married St Pancras, London, 1861
Pythagoras Quarry Baptized St Pancras Old Church, London, 2 May 1847
B. Quick (Female) Born Ireland c.1822 (Tower Hamlets, London. 1881 census)
Maude Quick Quick Born Helston. Cornwall, 1878
Wacks Racke (Male) Born Yorkshire c.1899 (Barnsley, Yorkshire, 1901 census)
Virgin Rackstraw Died Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, 1896
Hiram Brown Rainwater Born St Merryn, Cornwall. 9 October 1881
Thomas Thing Ramplin Born Cosford, Suffolk. 1847
Nathaniel Ratcatcher Married Amye Wright, Stoke-by-Nayland, Suffolk, 23 July 1622
Love Reading Baptized Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, 20 November 1768
Eva Ready Born Halifax,Yorkshire, 1896
Violence Reason Born Buckden, Huntingdonshire, c.1893 (Buckden, 1901 census)
Ethel Red Born Kentish Town, London, c.1900 (St Pancras London, 1901 census)
Sensitive Redhead (Female) Born Bridlington,Yorkshire, 1873
Goblin Reeves Born Orsett. Essex, 1848
John Estuary Register Married Hastings, Sussex. 1874
Hughe Relief Born Stackpole Elidor, Pembrokeshire, c.1579
Charlotte Rentfree Born np c.1828; died Portsea Island, Hampshire, 1871
Francis Respect Baptized Kirk Rushen, Isle of Man, 26 May 1793
Au Revoir (Male) Born St Giles, London, 1887
August Revolt Born np c.1836; died Northwich, Cheshire, 1894
Dusty Rhodes Born np 1940; died Wigan, Lancashire, 1999
Yeah Rich Born Devon c.1821 (Kingskerswell, Devon, 1841 census)
Irene Joy Riding Born Preston, Lancashire, 1910
Isabel Ringer Born Hartismere, Suffolk, 1911
Digory Ripper Born Truro, Cornwall, 1870
Mike Robe Baptized Kilsyth, Sterling, 15 May 1743
Marie Antoinette L. Robust Married St Marylebone, London, 1905
High Rockett Married Bridport, Dorset, 1856
Roger Roger Baptized Moreton, Shropshire, 7 February 1587
Heavy Roots Born Ryarsh, Kent, c.1823 (Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, 1871 census)
John Tight Roper Born Guisborough, Yorkshire, 1898
Tommy Rot Born Shoreditch, London, 1871
Fice Rotondo Born Sunderland, Durham, c.1876 (Sunderland, 1901 census)
Susan Rottengoose Baptized Hemsby, Norfolk, 10 July 1636
Roderick Random Round Born np c. 1814; died Blackburn, Lancashire, 1889
Catherine Roundabout Married John Cook, St Martin, Birmingham, Warwickshire, 29 December 1735
Dick Rubber Born Bristol, Gloucestershire, 1838
Sudden Rusher Born Keighley, Yorkshire, c.1847 (Keighley, 1851 census)
Grease Ellen Rushgrove Born Gloucester 1861
Kenneth Creamy Russell Born Lewisham, London, 1909
Pete Sake Born Cheshire c. 1840 (Macclesfield, Cheshire, 1841 census)
Gusty Sandbag Born np c.1853; died Thornbury, Gloucestershire, 1902
Photo Gilbert Scales Born Hartlepool, Durham, 1866
Susannah Scandal Married James Musgove, HolyTrinity, Gosport, Hampshire, 26 December 1778
John Scared Married Chester, Cheshire, 1892
Eliza Scavenger Died Stepney, London, 1839
Hepsa Scoggins (Female) Born Suffolk c. 1830 (Badingham, Suffolk, 1841 census)
Zilpah Scotchedge Baptized Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, 20 June 1773
Timosin Scrag Married James Oliver, Leek, Staffordshire, 25 October 1748
Isobella Scream Baptized Paisley Abbey, Renfrewshire, 23 May 1824
Aaron Screech Married Catherine Tippett, Saltash, Cornwall, 20 October 1746
Totty Seeds Born St Olave, Southwark, London, 1885
C.Senor (Male) Born Middlesex c.1831 (Clerkenwell, London, 1841 census)
Marmaduke Sewer Married Mary Goulsbrough, St Paul, Lincoln, I I June 1629
Huge Shakeshaft Born Buerton, Cheshire, 1871 (Buerton, 1871 census)
Samuel Squelch Shakespeare Born Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire, 1841
Bertha Innerarity Shallcross Born Wirral, Cheshire, 1877
Maria Shampoo Baptized St Martin-in-the-Fields, London, 7 January 1664
Rick Shaw Born Romford, Essex, c. 1857 (Tottenham, London, 1881 census)
Nehemiah Shed Born Rochford, Essex, 1852
Florry Shegog Born Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, 1877
Loveless Shepherd Died Thornbury, Gloucestershire, 1863
Methuselah Shonk Died Romford, Essex, 1902
Hannah Quick Shugg Born Penzance, Cornwall, 1852
I. Sickle (Female) Born Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, c. 1857 (Washington, Durham, 1871 census)
C. Side (Female) Born St Saviour, Southwark, London, 1841
I. Sight (Female) Born Shirley, Hampshire, c.1895 (Shirley, 1901 census)
George Slaberdash Born Bath, Somerset, c.1791 ('worm destroyer', Hereford, 1871 census)
Nutty Slack Born Italy c.1864 (Islington, London, 1881 census)
James Scanty Slingsby Born Hull, Yorkshire, 1840
Budgel Slop Married John Mitchell, Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, 18 June 1608
Tiny Slurd (Male) Born Plymouth, Devon (Everton, Lancashire, 1881 census)
Sinderella [sic] Small (Female) Born Cornwall c. 1853 (Newton Abbot, Devon, 1881 census)
Didimus Smalley Born Lincoln 1886
C. Letterquist Smither (Male) Born Newington, Surrey, c.1839 (Greenwich, Kent, 1851 census)
George Zellweger Sneezum Born Edinburgh, Midlothian, 4 July 1866
Selina Snip Born West Ashford, Kent, 1846
Mary Snogglegrass Born Fife c.1862 (St Giles-in-the-Fields, London, 1881 census)
Hargood Snooke Married Ann Foote, Stoke Damerel, Devon, I I April 1780
Arabella Snoot Married Shaftesbury, Dorset, 1838
Eli Messiah Snutch Born Birmingham, Warwickshire, 1878
Yetta Sofa Born St George in the East, London, 1886
Sing Song Died Liverpool, Lancashire, 1847
Mud Sowersby Born Driffeld, Yorkshire, 1879
Zenas Spaceman Born Chesterton, Cambridgeshire, 1861
Shaga Spagatner Died Holborn, London 1907
Sarah Mary Tumble Spargo Born Newton Abbott, Devon, 1853
Ann Billion Sparkes Married Shrewsbury, Shropshire, 1841
Ellinor Oil Spartalis Born Tenby, Pembrokeshire, c. 1870 (Tenby, 1871 Wales census)
Agabus Spendlove Born Belper, Derbyshire, 1885
Spark Spinks Born Thetford, Norfolk, 1840
Wilhelmina Tiffin Spirit Born Hexham, Northumberland, 1901
Sidwella Splat Married William Small, Chagford, Devon, 21 June 1613
John Spong Spong Born Maidstone, Kent, 1842
Samuel Spoon Married Anna Maria Aldred, St Peter Mancroft, Norwich, Norfolk, 28 August 1858
Icy Constance Spragg Born Fulham, London, 1904
Lettice Spray Baptized Greasley, Nottinghamshire, 23 April 1633
Martin Spreadeagle Married Elizabeth Pitcher, St Mary in the Marsh, Norwich, Norfolk, 22 July 1672
Lezetta Stacker BornTynemouth, Northumberland, 1861
Focks Stain (Male) Born Histon, Cambridgeshire, c.1807 (Great Gransden, Huntingdonshire, 1851 census)
Matilda Sperman Staines Born Kensington, London, 1860
Silence Starbuck Married Bingham, Nottinghamshire, 1841 The surname'Starbuck'is more commonly found in Derbyshire and Leicestershire.
Even Stephens Born Llanwrthwl, Breconshire, c.1856 (Aberdare, Glamorgan, 1891 Wales census)
Grissell Stick Married HendrieThomsoun [sic], South Leith, Midlothian, 8 July 1615
Joss Stick Born Ulverston, Lancashire, 1887
Cornelius Sticky Born Ireland c.1828 (Stepney, London, 1851 census)
Pharoah Stingemore Born Axbridge, Somerset, 1875
Flint Stone (Male) Baptized Marsham, Norfolk, 12 September 1790
Rosetta Stone Baptized St Giles without Cripplegate, London, 3 August 1828 The Rosetta Stone was acquired by the British Museum in 1802.
Meleor Strangewidge Buried Breage, Cornwall, 16 July 1620
Nicholas Streaker Baptized St Oswald, Durham, 27 October 1747
Acheron Strench Born Ireland c.1801 (Liverpool, Lancashire, 1841 census) In Greek mythology, Acheron is one of five rivers of Hades.
Peculiar Stringer Born np c.1803; died Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, 1882
Hercules Stuffing Baptized Pleasley, Derbyshire, 1 December 1564
Dude Sugarberg Born Mile End, London, c.1895 (Mile End, 1901 census)
Pubice Sula (Female) Born Smethwick, Staffordshire, c.1816 (Harborne, Staffordshire, 1861 census)
Low Sum Died Cardiff, Glamorgan, 1909
Martha Kitchen Sunshine Born West Ham, Essex, 1868
Christian Sustenance Baptized Attleborough, Norfolk, 10 January 1742
Er Sutcliffe Born Lancashire c.1834 (Whalley, Lancashire, 1841 census)
Nanki Poo Sutton (Male) Born Bristol, Gloucestershire, c.1887 (Bristol, 1891 census)
Mary Quato Swindle Born Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, 1902
Alphabeta Swithinbank Died Hunslet, Yorkshire, 1849
Bamlet Neptune Switzer Married Ada Charlotte Prince, Uckfield, East Sussex, 1890 Bamlet Neptune Switzer, later curate of Crowborough, Sussex, was born at sea, hence his apt middle name.
Blender Swock (Female) Born Dickleburgh, Norfolk, c.1832 (Diss, Norfolk, 1871 census)
Fare-well Sykes Born Honley, Yorkshire, 1842 One of the four sons of Sydney and Betty Sykes, Fare-well-who drowned in 1865-was the brother of Live-well, Do-well and Die-well Sykes.
Fortune Symons (Female) Buried Hammersmith, London, 8 April 1723 She was claimed to be 111 years old.
Noah Tall Baptized Antony, Cornwall, 21 April 1783
Mary Ann Lickerish Tandy Born Warwick 1847
Ada Tantrum Born Ludlow, Shropshire, 1875
Confucius Tarry Born Leicester 1872
Dick Tater Married Elizabeth Wayman, Elmore, Gloucester, 23 April 1621
Ann Teak Ann, nee Morley, married William Teak, Rothwell, Yorkshire, 22 May 1722
Thomas Teehee Born Bilston, Staffordshire, c. 1830 (Darlaston, Staffordshire, 1871 census)
Fannasibilla Temple Baptized Sibbeston, Leicestershire, 24 May 1602
Tamper Tharth Born Durham c. 1838 (Bishop Wearmouth, Durham, 1841 census)
Hate Thatcher Born Hungerford, Berkshire, 1848
Dick Thickbroom Baptized Church Gresley. Derbyshire, 27 July 1718
A Few of My Favourite Things
Annie Thing Born Broughton, Buckinghamshire, c. 1870 (Broughton, 1891 census) 'Thing' is predominantly a Norfolk and Suffolk surname
John Thomas Thing Died Stow, Suffolk, 1872
Minnie Thing Born Steeple Langford. Wiltshire, c. 1888 (Steeple Langford, 1891 census)
Pleasance Thing Born np c.1792; died Stow, Suffolk, 1869
Violet Thing Born Ipswich, Suffolk, 1896
Silly Things Born Stowmarket, Suffolk, c. 1892 (St Peter Suffolk, 1901 census)
William Thingy Born Matlock. Derbyshire, c 1784 (Matlock, 1851 census)
James Bomb Third Born Dundee, Forfarshire, c, 1844 (Dundee, 1861 census)
Creamaleanouss Thompson Married Liverpool, Lancashire, 1874
Old BookThomspilie Born Congleton, Cheshire, c.1863 (Hulme, Lancashire, 1871 census)
Nut Cell Nude Thorne (Female) Born Ilminster, Somerset, c. 1863 (Ilminster, 1901 census)
Albert Throbby Born Leicester 1866
Hubert Revelation Thrower Born Worksop, Nottinghamshire, 1905
Abraham Thunderwolff Married Abigail Thomas, St Just-in-Roseland, Cornwall, 1813
Polly Tickle Born Clifton, Lancashire, c. 1876 (Swinton, Lancashire, 1901 census)
Sarah Tight Tight Born Blofeld, Norfolk, 1850
Frou-Frou Tilley Born Bristol, Gloucestershire, c.1874 (Clifton, Gloucestershire, 1881 census)
Will Ting Born Aldgate, London, c. 1838 (City of London, 1891 census)
Experience Tingle Married Thomas Meek, Walford, Herefordshire, 4 June 1689
Veginia [sic] Tiplady Born Salford, Lancashire, c. 1828 (Hulme, Lancashire, 1881 census)
Joseph Stalin Tipple Born np 1942; died Dewsbury, Yorkshire, 1999
Ella L. Toadvine Born Ryde, Isle of Wight, c. 1882 (Surbiton, Surrey, 1901 census)
Thomas Toaster Died Birmingham, Warwickshire, 1905
Vitruvius Palladio Toft Married Alice Tatham, Barton-upon-Irwell, Lancashire, 1874
Extravaganza Muriel M. Tomkyns-Grafton Born Ulverston, Lancashire, 1871
Beatrice Jester Toon Born Chorltor, Lancashire, 1909
Onysephoris Toop Married Christian Whisker, Seaton and Beer, Devon, I June 1708
Robert Ludolphus Davis Tosswill Tosswill Born Newton Abbot, Devon, 1840
Clammy Townend Born Pontefract, Yorkshire, c.1877 (Golcar, Yorkshire, 1891 census)
Martha Snowflake Tozer Born Holywell, Flintshire, 21 January 1892
Benoni Trampleasure Born Kingsbridge, Devon, 14 February 1815
Kate Trembler Married Chorlton, Lancashire, 1892
Lucy Mysterious Trigg Born Kensington, London, 1852
Halloween Lucy Troddan Born Lanchester, Durham 1899
Vera Horsey Trott Born Weymouth, Dorset, 1901
Misty Tuffin Born Dorset c.1791 (Fontmell Magna, Dorset, 1841 census)
Ada Tugnutt Born Steyning, Sussex, 1879
Merab Emily K. Jane Austen Tumber Born Sheppey, Kent, 1860
Fridget Tumilty Born Durham 1909
Page Turner Born Axminster, Devon, 1865
Thomas Tweet Died Tiverton, Devon, 1852
Mary Ann Twinkle Baptized All Saints, Worcester, 26 December 1807
Fred Umbrella Born Essex c. 1875 (Danbury, Essex, 1881 census)
Elizabeth Underlay Married Robert Baston, EastTeignmouth, Devon, 10 February 1669
Volantine Unthank Baptized Gateshead, Durham, 10 March 1717
Sapiens Upright Married John Shergall, St Dunstan, Stepney, London, 9 April 1667
Alice Desideratum D. Upstill Born Taunton, Devon, 1869
Rose Upward Born Iwerne, Dorset, c. 1847 (Motcombe, Dorset, 1871 census)
Rosetta Vaculine Born Hornchurch, Essex, c. 1840 (Hornchurch, 1861 census)
Crucifix Valente Died Sunderland, Durham, 1900
Nicholas Virgin Born Guisborough, Yorkshire, 1875
Love Rake Vizard Born Thornbury, Gloucestershire, 1892
German Voice (Male) Married Elizabeth Watkins, Abbey Dore, Herefordshire, 27 December 1731
Robert Blackadder Vuncombe Born Chirnside, Berwickshire, c.1821 (Plumstead, London, 1881 census)
Gwendolen De Blois Wack Born St Pancras, London, 1900
Xpofer Wad Married Grace Murgatruid, Halifax, Yorkshire, 13 February 1552
Agrippa Wadge Baptized Callington, Cornwall, 5 October 1750
Never Wait Born Manchester, Lancashire, c. 1834 (Warrington, Lancashire, 1891 census)
Isa Wake (Female) Born North Shields, Durham, c.1863 (Gateshead, Durham, 1891 census)
Baby Walkers
Comfort Walker (Female) Baptized Holbeck, Yorkshire, 29 June 1735
Jay Walker (Female) Born Battersea, London, c. 1889 (Hackney, London, 1901 census)
Pubus Walker Born Bedale, Yorkshire, 1847
Risky Walker Born Harrington, Cumberland c.1880 (Parton, Cumberland, 880 census)
Slack Walker Born Wigton, Cumberland, 1840
Baxter Wall Born West Ham, Essex, 1906
Bendy Wall Born Yarmouth, Norfolk, c.1851 (GreatYarmouth, 1861 census)
Violent [sic] Irene Wallis Born Barton Regis, Gloucestershire, 1883
Mary Bath Walters Born Kingsbridge, Devon, 1854
Batman Wanless Married Tynemouth, Northumberland, 1871
B. Ware (Male) Born Pontypool, Monmouthshire, 1911
Luke Warm (Female) Born Ely, Cambridgeshire, c.1891 (Ely, 1901 census)
Regula Warning (Female) Born Middlesex c.1781 (St Mary Magdalen, Old Fish Street, London, 1841 census)
Libra Waterfall (Female) Born Foleshill, Warwickshire, c.1803 (Foleshill, 1861 census)
Mary Blessed Waterfall Born Holbeach, Lincolnshire, 1882
U. Watt (Male) Married Castle Ward, Northumberland, 1900
Milky Wax Born Yorkshire c. 1806 (Wilberfoss, Yorkshire, 1841 census)
Harriet Moist Way Born Newton Abbot, Devon, 1873
Mary Mallarkey Wealleans Born Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, 1904
Windebank Webb Married Lambert Coot, St Margaret, Westminster, London, 30 July 1668
Marvellous Webster Married Todmorden,Yorkshire, 1861
George String West Born Stepney, London, 1856
Adeline Wetnight Born np c. 1821 (St George Hanover Square, London, 1841 census)
Theseus Adonis Wexham Born St George Hanover Square, London, 1883
Ferris Wheeler (Male) Born Melksham, Wiltshire, 1860 He predates the invention of the Ferris wheel (named after its inventor George Washington Gale Ferris) by thirty-three years.
Harriet Trickle Wheway Married Nuneaton, Warwickshire, 1875
Christian Whinge Baptized Great Barrington, Gloucestershire, 19 April 1590
Noah Whirligig Buried Abdon, Herefordshire, 18 November 1813
Whither than White
Albino White Married Hackney, London, 1907
George Seamen White Born Clifton, Gloucestershire, 1853
Nothing Henry White Born Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, 1852
Pearl E. White Born Gravesend, Kent, 1908
Thomas Snow White Born Frome, Somerset, 1882
Shirtliff Whitehead Born Thorne, Yorkshire, 1904
Skyrack Whitham Born Burnley, Lancashire, 1847
Rev Cornelius Whur Born Pulham Market, Norfolk, 1782; died Loddon, Norfolk 1853 In addition to his unusual name, Whur was regarded as one of the worst poets of all time, penning verses with titles that included 'The Cheerful Invalid', 'The Diseased Legs' and 'The Armless Artist', containing such immortal phrases as 'throbbing bosom'and 'whizzing balls'.
Benjamin Loose Wick Born Walsingham, Norfolk, 1846
Ralph Heavysides Wigham Born np c.1844; died Teesdale, Durham, 1895
Lapidoth Stratton Wigley (Female) Born Wallingford, Berkshire, 1846 Lapidoth was the sister of Keturah, Philetus, Philiplus, Theophilius, Tryphena and Tryphosa Wigley.
George Sudden Willderspin Born St Ives, Huntingdonshire, 1838
Something Willis (Male) Born Ireland c.1801 (Glamorgan, Wales 1851 census)
Richard Edwards Windup Born Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, 1882
Ebenezer Hanshaw Winkie Winter Born Norwich, Norfolk, 1841
G. Wiss (Male) Born Whitechapel, London, 1865
Betsy Witch Witch Baptized Ringwood, Hampshire, 1 September 1772
Lovelace Bigg Wither (Male) Born Wymering, Hampshire, c.1806 (Wooton St Lawrence, Hampshire, 1841 census)
Careless Withers Born Dudley, Staffordshire, 1859
Minnie Woman Born Caistor, Lincolnshire, 1891
Ernest Womble Womble Born Chesterfield, Derbyshire, 1908
Chip Wood Born Huddersfield, Yorkshire, 1867
Juggler Woodhouse Married Runcorn, Cheshire, 1884
Frederick Slick Woof Born Kendal, Westmorland, 1885
Elkanah Wookey Born Burrington, Somerset, c.1854 (Burrington, 1861 census)
Henry Clotworthy Woolcook Born Penzance, Cornwall, 1859
Hot Mary Worth Born Tavistock, Devon, 1867
Elizabeth Wrench Wrench Born Ampthill, Bedfordshire, 1842
Olive Quatorzieme Wright Born Stoke Damerel, Devon, 1897
Zownds Wright Born Bedfordshire c.1781 (Harold, Bedfordshire, 1841 census)
Henry Wuss Married St Pancras, London, 1902
Win Wynn Born Prescot, Lancashire, 1889
Humphredo Yallop Baptized Hargham, Norfolk, 26 August 1672
Matthew Yellow Yellow Born Thirsk, Yorkshire, 1862
Winifred Kate Yob Baptized St Mary, Bristol, Gloucestershire, 26 May 1891
B. Yond (Male) Born Prescot, Lancashire, 1905
Arden Thicknesse V. Yonge Born Nantwich, Cheshire, 1868
Sue You Born Saint Helena c. 1862 (British subject aboard Royal Navy ship Flora, Ascension, 1881 census)
Canute Zane Born St Thomas, Devon, 1870
Charles Zebedee Zebedee Born Alderbury, Wiltshire, 1877
Thomas Zillion Born Kippax, Yorkshire, c.1822 (Allerton Bywater, Yorkshire, 1851 census)
Maggie Zine Born Kensington, London, c.1871 (Willesden, Middlesex, 1891 census)

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