Surname Maps for the Carney Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Carney 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 2,362 with the surname Carney in Ireland in 1901 and 2,148 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 345th in 1901 and 383rd in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 1,450
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 74th
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 351
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 448th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 242
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 492nd
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 319
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 637th
Religion statistics for Carney in 1901 - Catholic: 99%, Anglican: 1%
Religion statistics for Carney in 1911 - Catholic: 99%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Carney.
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 Carney is also frequent:
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