Surname Maps for the Carroll Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Carroll 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 14,079 with the surname Carroll in Ireland in 1901 and 13,668 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 24th in 1901 and 24th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 1,558
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 68th
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 6,465
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 13th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 4,670
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 34th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 1,386
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 193rd
Religion statistics for Carroll in 1901 - Catholic: 95%, Anglican: 3%, Presbyterian: 1%
Religion statistics for Carroll in 1911 - Catholic: 95%, Anglican: 3%, Presbyterian: 1%, None / Not Given: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Carroll.
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 Carroll is also frequent:
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