Surname Maps for the Mc Namara Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Mc Namara 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 3,824 with the surname Mc Namara in Ireland in 1901 and 2,773 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 210th in 1901 and 292nd in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 561
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 225th
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 395
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 417th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 2,667
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 67th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 201
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 750th
Religion statistics for Mc Namara in 1901 - Catholic: 98%, Presbyterian: 1%, Anglican: 1%
Religion statistics for Mc Namara in 1911 - Catholic: 99%, Anglican: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Mc Namara.
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 Mc Namara is also frequent:
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