Names Seen and Heard on Downton!

As the end of Downton [name_u]Abbey[/name_u] approaches for us [name_u]North[/name_u] Americans, I’m feeling compelled to share some of the fantastic names of characters, cast and crew over the past 6 years.

Characters:

[name_f]Cora[/name_f]
[name_f]Violet[/name_f]
[name_f]Isobel[/name_f]
[name_f]Edith[/name_f]
[name_f]Mary[/name_f]
[name_f]Sybil[/name_f]/Sybbie
[name_f]Ethel[/name_f]
[name_f]Anna[/name_f]
[name_f]Daisy[/name_f]
[name_f]Lavinia[/name_f]
[name_f]Beryl[/name_f]
[name_f]Elsie[/name_f]
[name_f]Marigold[/name_f]
[name_f]Ivy[/name_f]
[name_f]Rose[/name_f]
[name_f]Edna[/name_f]
[name_f]Gwen[/name_f]
[name_f]Rosamund[/name_f]

[name_m]Tom[/name_m]/[name_m]Thomas[/name_m]
[name_m]Andrew[/name_m] ([name_u]Andy[/name_u])
[name_m]Robert[/name_m]
[name_m]Matthew[/name_m]
[name_m]George[/name_m]
[name_u]Charlie[/name_u]
[name_m]John[/name_m]
[name_u]Evelyn[/name_u]
[name_u]Kieran[/name_u]
[name_m]Atticus[/name_m]
[name_m]William[/name_m]
[name_m]Herbert[/name_m] ([name_u]Bertie[/name_u])
[name_m]Henry[/name_m]
[name_m]Alfred[/name_m]

Cast:
[name_f]Fifi[/name_f] (legal given name, with big sister [name_f]Mimi[/name_f])
[name_f]Michelle[/name_f]
[name_f]Samantha[/name_f]
[name_f]Jessica[/name_f]
[name_f]Elizabeth[/name_f]
[name_f]Maggie[/name_f]
[name_f]Lily[/name_f]
[name_f]Rose[/name_f]
[name_f]Siobhan[/name_f]
[name_f]Joanne[/name_f]
[name_f]Raquel[/name_f]
[name_f]Penelope[/name_f]
[name_f]Cara[/name_f]
[name_f]Sophie[/name_f]
[name_f]Ava[/name_f]
[name_f]Phyllis[/name_f]
[name_f]Zoe[/name_f]
[name_f]Daisy[/name_f]
[name_f]Laura[/name_f]
MyAnna
[name_f]Antonia[/name_f]

[name_m]Hugh[/name_m]
[name_m]Allen[/name_m]
Rhuari
[name_m]Matthew[/name_m]
[name_m]Jim[/name_m]
[name_m]Daniel[/name_m] ([name_m]Dan[/name_m])
[name_m]Brendan[/name_m]
[name_m]Thomas[/name_m]
[name_m]Kevin[/name_m]
[name_u]Michael[/name_u]
[name_m]Harry[/name_m]

[name_m]Crew[/name_m]:

[name_f]Charmian[/name_f]
[name_f]Susannah[/name_f]
[name_f]Rosalind[/name_f]
[name_u]JoJo[/name_u]
[name_f]Linzi[/name_f]
[name_f]Polly[/name_f]
[name_f]Nadia[/name_f]
[name_f]Magi[/name_f]
[name_f]Jemma[/name_f]
[name_f]Catriona[/name_f]
[name_f]Jutta[/name_f]
Ellysha
Macarena
[name_f]Philippa[/name_f]
[name_f]Esmeralda[/name_f]
[name_f]Netty[/name_f]
[name_f]Belinda[/name_f]
[name_f]Annabel[/name_f]
[name_f]Dulcie[/name_f]
[name_f]Georgina[/name_f]
[name_f]Imogen[/name_f]
[name_f]Lottie[/name_f]
[name_f]Davina[/name_f]
[name_f]Bettina[/name_f]
[name_f]Athena[/name_f]

[name_m]Donal[/name_m]
[name_m]Barnaby[/name_m]
[name_m]Jackson[/name_m]
[name_m]Gareth[/name_m]
[name_m]Pip[/name_m]
[name_u]Sascha[/name_u]
[name_u]Campbell[/name_u]

What are you thoughts on these? Some of the names of the cast and crew members really intrigued me, actually.

So many great names on Downton! [name_m]Don[/name_m]'t forget all the surnames. A lot of great names there too!

[name_u]Carson[/name_u]
[name_m]Branson[/name_m]
[name_m]Hughes[/name_m]
[name_u]Mason[/name_u]
[name_m]Baxter[/name_m]
[name_m]Kent[/name_m]
[name_u]Blake[/name_u]
[name_m]Willis[/name_m]
[name_u]Carlisle[/name_u]
[name_m]Fox[/name_m]
[name_m]Ross[/name_m]

I could go on for hours about all the Downton names I like or love now because of characters, and how and why they’re so amazing, but I’ll just do a list of the character/cast/crew names I like instead ;).

[name_f]Violet[/name_f]
[name_f]Isobel[/name_f]
[name_f]Edith[/name_f]
[name_f]Sybil[/name_f] and Sybbie
[name_f]Anna[/name_f]
[name_f]Daisy[/name_f]
[name_f]Lavinia[/name_f]
[name_f]Elsie[/name_f]
[name_f]Marigold[/name_f]
[name_f]Ivy[/name_f]
[name_f]Rose[/name_f]
[name_f]Gwen[/name_f]
[name_f]Elizabeth[/name_f]
[name_f]Maggie[/name_f]
[name_f]Phyllis[/name_f]
[name_f]Antonia[/name_f]
[name_f]Rosalind[/name_f]
[name_f]Esmeralda[/name_f]
[name_f]Dulcie[/name_f]
[name_f]Imogen[/name_f]
[name_f]Lottie[/name_f]
[name_f]Bettina[/name_f]
[name_f]Athena[/name_f]

[name_m]Robert[/name_m]
[name_m]Matthew[/name_m]
[name_m]George[/name_m]
[name_u]Charlie[/name_u]
[name_m]John[/name_m]
[name_m]Atticus[/name_m]
[name_m]William[/name_m]
[name_m]Alfred[/name_m]
[name_m]Barnaby[/name_m]
[name_m]Pip[/name_m]

The crew have some very interesting names in particular; MyAnna, [name_f]Jutta[/name_f], Macarena. I’ve never really looked at them properly. And have fun watching series six, I loved it (although I do wish a certain couple had more screen time).

I love so many of these!

[name_f]Cora[/name_f]
[name_f]Violet[/name_f]
[name_f]Isobel[/name_f]
[name_f]Edith[/name_f]
[name_f]Anna[/name_f]
[name_f]Elsie[/name_f]
[name_f]Ivy[/name_f]
[name_f]Gwen[/name_f]
[name_f]Rosamund[/name_f]
[name_f]Elizabeth[/name_f]
[name_f]Maggie[/name_f]
[name_f]Lily[/name_f]
[name_f]Rose[/name_f]
[name_f]Ava[/name_f]
[name_f]Zoe[/name_f]
[name_f]Daisy[/name_f]
[name_f]Antonia[/name_f]
[name_f]Susannah[/name_f]
[name_f]Nadia[/name_f]
[name_f]Catriona[/name_f]
[name_f]Jutta[/name_f]
[name_f]Esmeralda[/name_f]
[name_f]Annabel[/name_f]
[name_f]Imogen[/name_f]
[name_f]Athena[/name_f]

[name_m]George[/name_m]
[name_u]Evelyn[/name_u]
[name_m]Atticus[/name_m]
[name_m]William[/name_m]
[name_m]Henry[/name_m]
[name_m]Alfred[/name_m]
Rhuari
[name_m]Thomas[/name_m]
[name_m]Barnaby[/name_m]
[name_m]Pip[/name_m]
[name_u]Sascha[/name_u]

Bringing this back because I’m rewatching the series now. So many beautiful names! I’m loving [name_f]Sybil[/name_f] and [name_f]Lavinia[/name_f] right now. What are your favorites?

I’ve never watched it but obviously know the show. I like

[name_f]Cora[/name_f]
[name_f]Violet[/name_f]
[name_f]Isobel[/name_f]
[name_f]Anna[/name_f]
[name_f]Daisy[/name_f]
[name_f]Elsie[/name_f]
[name_f]Marigold[/name_f]
[name_f]Ivy[/name_f]
[name_f]Rose[/name_f]
[name_f]Gwen[/name_f]
[name_f]Rosamund[/name_f]

[name_m]Andrew[/name_m] ([name_u]Andy[/name_u]) -I’d prefer [name_u]Drew[/name_u] though as a nickname
[name_m]William[/name_m]
[name_m]Henry[/name_m]

[name_f]Lily[/name_f]
[name_f]Penelope[/name_f]
[name_f]Sophie[/name_f]

[name_m]Daniel[/name_m] ([name_m]Dan[/name_m])
[name_m]Brendan[/name_m]
[name_m]Thomas[/name_m]

[name_f]Rosalind[/name_f]
[name_f]Jemma[/name_f]
[name_f]Esmeralda[/name_f]
[name_f]Georgina[/name_f]
[name_f]Imogen[/name_f]
[name_f]Lottie[/name_f]
[name_f]Athena[/name_f]

[name_m]Jackson[/name_m]
[name_u]Campbell[/name_u]

As for the surnames…

[name_m]Hughes[/name_m]
[name_u]Mason[/name_u]
[name_u]Blake[/name_u]
[name_m]Willis[/name_m]
[name_m]Fox[/name_m]

I always enjoy looking through names in the credits, whether it be the main cast or the crew way down the list. Always find some interesting ones in there!