Surname Maps for the Connell Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Connell 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 8,409 with the surname Connell in Ireland in 1901 and 6,771 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 65th in 1901 and 90th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 1,122
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 112th
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 1,913
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 83rd
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 4,831
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 30th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 543
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 461st
Religion statistics for Connell in 1901 - Catholic: 96%, Anglican: 2%, Presbyterian: 1%, Methodist: 1%
Religion statistics for Connell in 1911 - Catholic: 95%, Presbyterian: 2%, Anglican: 2%, Methodist: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Connell.
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 Connell is also frequent:
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