Surname Maps for the Hamilton Surname in Ireland

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Census Surname Maps for the Hamilton Surname

Surname Map for Hamilton in 1901 Surname Map for Hamilton in 1911

Farmer Maps

Farmer Map for Hamilton in 1901 Farmer Map for Hamilton in 1911

Rank Map

Rank Map for Hamilton in 1901

Religion Maps

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

Statistics

Surname Counts and Rankings

There were 8,055 with the surname Hamilton in Ireland in 1901 and 8,208 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 70th in 1901 and 66th in 1911.

Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 272
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 374th

Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 938
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 209th

Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 276
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 468th

Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 6,569
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 20th



Religion

Religion statistics for Hamilton in 1901 - Presbyterian: 41%, Anglican: 37%, Catholic: 16%, Methodist: 3%, Plymouth Brethren: 1%, Other: 2%

Religion statistics for Hamilton in 1911 - Presbyterian: 40%, Anglican: 37%, Catholic: 16%, Methodist: 2%, Plymouth Brethren: 1%, None / Not Given: 1%, Baptist: 1%, Other: 1%



Most Common Male Forenames associtated with Hamilton

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 Hamilton

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 Hamilton

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 Hamilton is also Frequent




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