Surname Maps for the Durkan Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Durkan 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 1,561 with the surname Durkan in Ireland in 1901 and 1,439 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 499th in 1901 and 535th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 1,558
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 68th
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 3
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 773rd
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 0
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: -
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 0
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: -
Religion statistics for Durkan in 1901 - Catholic: 100%
Religion statistics for Durkan in 1911 - Catholic: 99%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Durkan.
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 Durkan is also frequent:
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