Surname Maps for the Dempsey Surname in Ireland

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Census Surname Maps for the Dempsey Surname

Surname Map for Dempsey in 1901 Surname Map for Dempsey in 1911

Farmer Maps

Farmer Map for Dempsey in 1901 Farmer Map for Dempsey in 1911

Rank Map

Rank Map for Dempsey in 1901

Religion Maps

Catholic Map for Dempsey in 1901 Presbyterian Map for Dempsey in 1901
Anglican Map for Dempsey in 1901 None/Not Given Map for Dempsey in 1901

Language Maps

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.
Irish and English Map for Dempsey in 1901 Irish only Map for Dempsey in 1901
English only Map for Dempsey in 1901

Statistics

Surname Counts and Rankings

There were 4,448 with the surname Dempsey in Ireland in 1901 and 4,615 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 163rd in 1901 and 151st in 1911.

Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 478
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 255th

Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 2,582
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 52nd

Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 736
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 254th

Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 652
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 396th



Religion

Religion statistics for Dempsey in 1901 - Catholic: 92%, Anglican: 4%, Presbyterian: 3%, Methodist: 1%

Religion statistics for Dempsey in 1911 - Catholic: 92%, Presbyterian: 3%, Anglican: 3%, Methodist: 1%



Most Common Male Forenames associtated with Dempsey

The numbers in brackets represent the number of people with this forename in 1901. Note that not everyone specified their gender in the census.



Most Common Female Forenames associtated with Dempsey

The numbers in brackets represent the number of people with this forename in 1901. Note that not everyone specified their gender in the census.



Surnames with a Similar Spelling to that of Dempsey

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 Dempsey is also Frequent




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