Surname Maps for the Ferguson Surname in Ireland

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Census Surname Maps for the Ferguson Surname

Surname Map for Ferguson in 1901 Surname Map for Ferguson in 1911

Farmer Maps

Farmer Map for Ferguson in 1901 Farmer Map for Ferguson in 1911

Rank Map

Rank Map for Ferguson in 1901

Religion Maps

Catholic Map for Ferguson in 1901 Presbyterian Map for Ferguson in 1901
Anglican Map for Ferguson in 1901 None/Not Given Map for Ferguson 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 Ferguson in 1901 Irish only Map for Ferguson in 1901
English only Map for Ferguson in 1901

Statistics

Surname Counts and Rankings

There were 4,650 with the surname Ferguson in Ireland in 1901 and 4,560 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 153rd in 1901 and 155th in 1911.

Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 527
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 235th

Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 333
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 457th

Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 80
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 644th

Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 3,710
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 45th



Religion

Religion statistics for Ferguson in 1901 - Presbyterian: 44%, Anglican: 26%, Catholic: 23%, Methodist: 3%, Other: 3%

Religion statistics for Ferguson in 1911 - Presbyterian: 44%, Anglican: 26%, Catholic: 23%, Methodist: 4%, None / Not Given: 1%, Other: 2%



Most Common Male Forenames associtated with Ferguson

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 Ferguson

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 Ferguson

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 Ferguson is also Frequent




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