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
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with Births, Marriages, Deaths and significant Birthdays (shown on separate pages from 2013)
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Population Update, 27th May 2020, following the death of Herbert Glass on 18th May 2020

  Tristan Resident Family Totals

There are 245 Tristan da Cunha Islanders.

Presently, 16 Resident Islanders are overseas.

There are an additional 22 people living on the island, including expatriate workers and their families and visitors.

So there are 251 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 15 16 31
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 112 133 245
Population figures are maintained by Cynthia Green.