Surname Maps for the Harrington Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Harrington 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 4,170 with the surname Harrington in Ireland in 1901 and 4,044 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 181st in 1901 and 194th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 462
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 268th
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 320
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 468th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 3,343
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 51st
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 45
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 906th
Religion statistics for Harrington in 1901 - Catholic: 99%
Religion statistics for Harrington in 1911 - Catholic: 98%, None / Not Given: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Harrington.
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 Harrington is also frequent:
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