Surname Maps for the Driscoll Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Driscoll 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 4,666 with the surname Driscoll in Ireland in 1901 and 3,810 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 149th in 1901 and 214th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 10
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 619th
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 66
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 710th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 4,572
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 36th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 18
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 933rd
Religion statistics for Driscoll in 1901 - Catholic: 99%, Anglican: 1%
Religion statistics for Driscoll in 1911 - Catholic: 99%, Anglican: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Driscoll.
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 Driscoll is also frequent:
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