Surname Maps for the Lennon Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Lennon 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 3,802 with the surname Lennon in Ireland in 1901 and 3,806 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 211th in 1901 and 215th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 473
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 260th
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 1,760
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 94th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 125
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 599th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 1,444
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 183rd
Religion statistics for Lennon in 1901 - Catholic: 92%, Anglican: 4%, Presbyterian: 2%, Methodist: 1%
Religion statistics for Lennon in 1911 - Catholic: 92%, Anglican: 4%, Presbyterian: 2%, None / Not Given: 1%, Methodist: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Lennon.
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 Lennon is also frequent:
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