Surname Maps for the Henry Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Henry 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 5,048 with the surname Henry in Ireland in 1901 and 5,216 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 133rd in 1901 and 131st in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 1,461
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 72nd
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 741
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 261st
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 72
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 652nd
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 2,774
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 82nd
Religion statistics for Henry in 1901 - Catholic: 57%, Presbyterian: 25%, Anglican: 13%, Methodist: 2%, Plymouth Brethren: 1%, Other: 1%
Religion statistics for Henry in 1911 - Catholic: 57%, Presbyterian: 24%, Anglican: 13%, Methodist: 3%, None / Not Given: 1%, Other: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Henry.
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 Henry is also frequent:
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