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

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Tristan Family News Section
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Population Update, 15th January 2021, following the arrival of MV Baltic Trader on 10th January

  Tristan Resident Family Totals

There are 244 Tristan da Cunha Islanders.

Presently, 14 Resident Islanders are overseas.

There are an additional 23 people living on the island, including expatriate workers and their families and visitors.

So there are 253 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 2 5 7
Lavarello 5 7 12
Repetto 19 23 42
Rogers 13 14 27
Squibb 2 2 4
Swain 24 32 56
Total 111 133 244
Population figures are maintained by Cynthia Green.