Surname Maps for the Ross Surname in Ireland

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Census Surname Maps for the Ross Surname

Surname Map for Ross in 1901 Surname Map for Ross in 1911

Farmer Maps

Farmer Map for Ross in 1901 Farmer Map for Ross in 1911

Rank Map

Rank Map for Ross in 1901

Religion Maps

Catholic Map for Ross in 1901 Presbyterian Map for Ross in 1901
Anglican Map for Ross in 1901 None/Not Given Map for Ross in 1901

Language Maps

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.
Irish and English Map for Ross in 1901 Irish only Map for Ross in 1901
English only Map for Ross in 1901

Statistics

Surname Counts and Rankings

There were 2,961 with the surname Ross in Ireland in 1901 and 3,000 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 273rd in 1901 and 270th in 1911.

Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 85
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 544th

Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 406
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 412th

Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 327
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 427th

Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 2,143
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 110th



Religion

Religion statistics for Ross in 1901 - Presbyterian: 39%, Anglican: 34%, Catholic: 18%, Methodist: 5%, None / Not Given: 1%, Congregationalist: 1%, Baptist: 1%, Other: 1%

Religion statistics for Ross in 1911 - Presbyterian: 36%, Anglican: 36%, Catholic: 19%, Methodist: 4%, None / Not Given: 1%, Baptist: 1%, Other: 2%



Most Common Male Forenames associtated with Ross

The numbers in brackets represent the number of people with this forename in 1901. Note that not everyone specified their gender in the census.



Most Common Female Forenames associtated with Ross

The numbers in brackets represent the number of people with this forename in 1901. Note that not everyone specified their gender in the census.



Surnames with a Similar Spelling to that of Ross

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 Ross is also Frequent




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