Surname Maps for the Flanagan Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Flanagan 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 6,765 with the surname Flanagan in Ireland in 1901 and 6,638 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 95th in 1901 and 94th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 2,180
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 31st
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 2,224
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 61st
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 1,101
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 182nd
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 1,260
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 224th
Religion statistics for Flanagan in 1901 - Catholic: 96%, Anglican: 2%, Presbyterian: 1%
Religion statistics for Flanagan in 1911 - Catholic: 96%, Anglican: 2%, Presbyterian: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Flanagan.
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 Flanagan is also frequent:
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