You can also see what other people have been looking for.Topical names: Did you know...according to the database there are 15 people called NOVEMBER. Surprisingly, there are no AUTUMNs, but there are 1096 FALLs (which isn't quite the same thing).
If the search returns more than 250 results you will be asked to modify the search.
The entire database contains over a million surnames, shared by 55.9 million people, but names shared by fewer that five people have been excluded from this list.
The database was established in 1998, and births are continually added, but the 1.5 million deaths between 19 have not been weeded from the system.
The database is also said to include a level of duplicate entries and misspelt surnames, as well as people currently living abroad and temporary visitors to England and Wales.
HOW TO SEARCH: Enter a full or partial surname in the box and click on the "Start Search" button.
You can search for either a complete name, or use wild cards.