The main local family names on Tristan are Glass, Green, Hagan, Lavarello, Repetto, Rogers, and Swain, recently joined by Collins and Squibb.

Tristan Family News Section
Links to other Family News Pages
with Births, Marriages, Deaths and significant Birthdays (shown on separate pages from 2013)
Families may send their news and pictures to for the website and for possible inclusion in the newsletter.

Population Update, 23rd March 2020, following the arrival of MFV Geo Searcher on 21st March

  Tristan Resident Family Totals

There are 246 Tristan da Cunha Islanders.

Presently, 15 Resident Islanders are overseas.

There are an additional 27 people living on the island, including expatriate workers and their families and visitors.

So there are 258 people currently living on Tristan da Cunha or visiting the surrounding islands.

Occasionally there are changes to the resident islander total as people re-gain or lose residency status.

Surname Male Female Total
Collins 0 1 1
Glass 16 16 32
Green 31 33 64
Hagan 3 5 8
Lavarello 6 7 13
Repetto 19 23 42
Rogers 12 14 26
Squibb 2 2 4
Swain 24 32 56
Total 113 133 246
Population figures are maintained by Cynthia Green.