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1911 Yukon Territory Census Records

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According to the 1911 Yukon Territory census records, there were approximately 3,752 different family names documented. The top 14 most popular names in 1911 Yukon Territory represented about 10 percent of the total recorded. That is, 1 of every 10 individuals had a last name from among the group of popular family names comprised of Johnson, Smith, Mc Donald, Jackson, Miller, Brown, Anderson, Teyah, Sidney, Indian, Taylor, Ross, Martin, and Wilson. There are over 500 surnames from the 1911 Yukon Territory census records that are unique to Yukon Territory compared to all other provinces in Canada. These unique names from 1911 include Teyah, Tizya, Vettrekera, Nyukwunkyi, Boerm, Hootalingna, Kendi, Njostle, and Samensen; among others.

There were about 53 percent more males than females in Yukon Territory in 1911: approximately 6,100 males compared to approximately 1,900 females. The 1911 Yukon Territory census records reveal that 8 percent of all men had a given name of John, while about one-fifth of the male population had a given names from among this set of the top five most popular: John, James, William, George, and Joseph.

These census records also show that about 7 percent of all women had a given name of Mary. However, for females, approximately one-third of all given names come from a group of a dozen popular names: Mary, Annie, Alice, Anna, Sarah, Emma, Elizabeth, Jennie, Maggie, Margaret, Ellen, and Lucy.

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