Antigua and Barbuda Surnames

If you're here, it's because you've decided to look up the 200 most common surnames in Antigua and Barbuda. Surely you've heard of some Antiguan or Barbudan surnames, but you may be surprised to see surnames in this list that you didn't know were so common in a country like Antigua and Barbuda. In this list we have totally updated statistical information about the most common surnames among Antiguan or Barbudans, so if you are looking for information about whether your surname would stand out in Antigua and Barbuda, we warn you that if it is not in this list, yes, your surname would be something uncommon in Antiguan or Barbudan lands . However, if your surname appears among these 200 surnames, we are afraid that you will have to stand out for other qualities, as you will be quite common as far as surnames for Antiguan or Barbudans are concerned

The most common Antiguan or Barbudan surnames

  1. Joseph (3,239)
  2. Thomas (1,848)
  3. Williams (1,801)
  4. James (1,687)
  5. Francis (1,608)
  6. Henry (1,523)
  7. Browne (1,497)
  8. Samuel (1,362)
  9. Edwards (1,292)
  10. Roberts (1,242)
  11. Martin (1,186)
  12. Simon (1,166)
  13. Benjamin (1,131)
  14. Charles (1,107)
  15. Richards (1,081)
  16. Lewis (1,028)
  17. George (1,016)
  18. Smith (811)
  19. Davis (715)
  20. Jarvis (636)
  21. Phillip (618)
  22. Spencer (615)
  23. Isaac (603)
  24. Peters (568)
  25. Anthony (565)
  26. Tonge (559)
  27. Jacobs (507)
  28. Brown (486)
  29. Harris (480)
  30. Warner (463)
  31. Michael (460)
  32. King (451)
  33. Lake (436)
  34. Daniel (422)
  35. Jackson (422)
  36. Hughes (416)
  37. Matthew (410)
  38. Nicholas (407)
  39. Adams (372)
  40. Barnes (369)
  41. Gordon (366)
  42. Christopher (363)
  43. Stevens (337)
  44. Parker (328)
  45. Andrew (322)
  46. Payne (293)
  47. John (287)
  48. Richardson (287)
  49. Frederick (284)
  50. Baptiste (281)

Did you know all these surnames from Antigua and Barbuda?

If you look, next to each surname in this list you will find a number. That number is the number of people who carry that surname in Antigua and Barbuda. Of course it is the official number given according to the latest statistics made in Antigua and Barbuda, and they take into account not Antiguan or Barbudans, but people who currently live in the country. So it is possible that you may find in Antigua and Barbuda a surname that you know perfectly well is not a Antiguan or Barbudan surname, that may help you get an idea of how many people from the same country from which that surname originates have emigrated to Antigua and Barbuda and have settled there.

Having information about surnames helps us to have information about our history, but also about the history of the different countries. Knowing which surnames are most abundant in Antigua and Barbuda at the moment helps us to take a snapshot of the country's current reality. In this way, and crossing these data we have about the current Antiguan or Barbudan surnames with the most abundant Antiguan or Barbudan surnames one hundred or two hundred years ago, we could get an idea of how Antiguan or Barbudan society has changed and the level of impact that migration may have had in a country like Antigua and Barbuda.

Similarly, it is interesting to try to discover what the current data are on the most used surnames in the countries neighbouring Antigua and Barbuda, and whether they have any surnames in common or if, on the contrary, the coincidences are minimal or non-existent. In this way we can guess what kind of relations Antigua and Barbuda has with its neighboring countries, and whether there has been mobility between the countries or not. As you can see, a few simple statistics on surnames in Antigua and Barbuda can provide much more information than may appear at first glance.

Have you been surprised by any of these Antiguan or Barbudan Last names?

What do you think? Have you already seen in this list of 200 surnames from Antigua and Barbuda any that have caught your attention? Have you missed any surname that you thought was very common in Antigua and Barbuda, and yet it has turned out not to be on the list? If you keep searching in other countries you will surely find that surname that you thought was Antiguan or Barbudan and that turns out to be more common in another country than Antigua and Barbuda. Sometimes the data surprises us, but that is what encourages us to want to know more about surnames and the reasons why the 200 most common Antiguan or Barbudan surnames are the ones presented in this list, and not others. We encourage you to continue your research.