Surname Maps for the Mullen Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Mullen 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 3,907 with the surname Mullen in Ireland in 1901 and 3,952 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 202nd in 1901 and 199th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 1,238
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 94th
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 1,195
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 162nd
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 30
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 694th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 1,444
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 183rd
Religion statistics for Mullen in 1901 - Catholic: 88%, Anglican: 7%, Presbyterian: 3%, Methodist: 1%
Religion statistics for Mullen in 1911 - Catholic: 88%, Anglican: 7%, Presbyterian: 2%, Methodist: 1%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Mullen.
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 Mullen is also frequent:
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