Lack School - 1863 to 1975

A History of the School and its Pupils
by James Hehir


8. Most Popular Names

(b) First Names

The roll books reveal a total of 87 first names for all of the 1175 pupils that registered at the school. All the saints are well represented.
The following were the most popular names over the life of the school:

Most Popular First Names - 1863 to 1974

Number of Pupils Most Popular First Names
  First Name

The 6 most popular female names account for 61% of the 582 girls that registered at the school while the 6 most popular male names accounted for 78% of the 593 boys who registered at the school.
A total of 26 names appear once with 17 names getting 2 entries and 11 names getting 3 entries.