The surname is located under the heading TOWNLANDS AND OCCUPIERS NAMES.
The surname may be written either before or after the given names. Watch the names carefully, and be sure to type the names into the correct fields on the indexing screen.
The surname may have been written only once for the first member of the family. However, it needs to be repeated for each family member.
Do not include titles or terms with the surname, such as Sr, Jr, Baby, Infant, Mrs or Miss. Do not index punctuation, except hyphens and apostrophes when they were written on the document as part of the name.
There may be names from other cultures included. If you cannot determine if a name is a given name or a surname, index the name in the Given Names field.
If the surname was not recorded, was written as a variation of the word "unknown," and you cannot determine it from the previous image, press Ctrl+B to mark this field as blank.
Click here to see an example: FitzGerald