Surname Maps for the Buckley Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Buckley 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 6,787 with the surname Buckley in Ireland in 1901 and 6,746 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 94th in 1901 and 92nd in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 90
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 539th
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 1,047
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 189th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 5,514
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 25th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 136
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 815th
Religion statistics for Buckley in 1901 - Catholic: 95%, Anglican: 4%
Religion statistics for Buckley in 1911 - Catholic: 95%, Anglican: 4%, None / Not Given: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Buckley.
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 Buckley is also frequent:
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