Surname Maps for the Flood Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Flood 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 2,955 with the surname Flood in Ireland in 1901 and 2,932 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 274th in 1901 and 278th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 167
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 463rd
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 1,960
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 78th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 111
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 613th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 717
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 365th
Religion statistics for Flood in 1901 - Catholic: 94%, Anglican: 4%, Presbyterian: 1%
Religion statistics for Flood in 1911 - Catholic: 95%, Anglican: 3%, Presbyterian: 1%, None / Not Given: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Flood.
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 Flood is also frequent:
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