Surname Maps for the Hunt Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Hunt 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 2,855 with the surname Hunt in Ireland in 1901 and 2,798 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 285th in 1901 and 286th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 1,457
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 73rd
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 610
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 311th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 635
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 287th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 153
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 798th
Religion statistics for Hunt in 1901 - Catholic: 84%, Anglican: 13%, Presbyterian: 1%, Other: 1%
Religion statistics for Hunt in 1911 - Catholic: 85%, Anglican: 13%, Presbyterian: 1%, None / Not Given: 1%, Methodist: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Hunt.
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 Hunt is also frequent:
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