Surname Maps for the Brady Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Brady Surname
Note that it is likely that some Ulster-Scots speakers reported that they only spoke Irish. Both censuses contained a question concerned with whether a person spoke Irish, English or both. No other languages were mentioned.
Surname Counts and Rankings
There were 10,680 with the surname Brady in Ireland in 1901 and 10,727 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 43rd in 1901 and 41st in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 948
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 133rd
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 4,039
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 27th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 487
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 337th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 5,206
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 30th
Religion statistics for Brady in 1901 - Catholic: 94%, Anglican: 3%, Presbyterian: 1%, Other: 1%
Religion statistics for Brady in 1911 - Catholic: 95%, Anglican: 3%, Presbyterian: 1%, None / Not Given: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Brady.
The numbers in brackets represent the number of people with the given surname in 1901. If the surname is followed by a zero then it only occured in the 1911 census.
Common surnames in areas where Brady is also frequent:
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