Surname Maps for the Furlong Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Furlong 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 2,086 with the surname Furlong in Ireland in 1901 and 2,121 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 385th in 1901 and 387th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 7
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 622nd
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 1,959
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 79th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 110
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 614th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 10
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 941st
Religion statistics for Furlong in 1901 - Catholic: 95%, Anglican: 4%, Other: 1%
Religion statistics for Furlong in 1911 - Catholic: 96%, Anglican: 4%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Furlong.
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 Furlong is also frequent:
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