Surname Maps for the Graham Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Graham 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 8,484 with the surname Graham in Ireland in 1901 and 8,715 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 62nd in 1901 and 59th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 202
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 431st
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 1,265
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 154th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 235
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 497th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 6,782
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 19th
Religion statistics for Graham in 1901 - Presbyterian: 37%, Anglican: 33%, Catholic: 21%, Methodist: 4%, Plymouth Brethren: 1%, Baptist: 1%, Other: 2%
Religion statistics for Graham in 1911 - Presbyterian: 38%, Anglican: 32%, Catholic: 21%, Methodist: 4%, Plymouth Brethren: 1%, None / Not Given: 1%, Congregationalist: 1%, Baptist: 1%, Other: 2%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Graham.
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 Graham is also frequent:
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