Surname Maps for the Thompson Surname in Ireland

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Census Surname Maps for the Thompson Surname

Surname Map for Thompson in 1901 Surname Map for Thompson in 1911

Farmer Maps

Farmer Map for Thompson in 1901 Farmer Map for Thompson in 1911

Rank Map

Rank Map for Thompson in 1901

Religion Maps

Catholic Map for Thompson in 1901 Presbyterian Map for Thompson in 1901
Anglican Map for Thompson in 1901 None/Not Given Map for Thompson 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 Thompson in 1901 Irish only Map for Thompson in 1901
English only Map for Thompson in 1901

Statistics

Surname Counts and Rankings

There were 11,533 with the surname Thompson in Ireland in 1901 and 11,640 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 39th in 1901 and 37th in 1911.

Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 288
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 362nd

Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 1,527
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 114th

Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 692
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 265th

Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 9,026
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 8th



Religion

Religion statistics for Thompson in 1901 - Presbyterian: 38%, Anglican: 36%, Catholic: 16%, Methodist: 5%, None / Not Given: 1%, Congregationalist: 1%, Baptist: 1%, Other: 2%

Religion statistics for Thompson in 1911 - Presbyterian: 38%, Anglican: 34%, Catholic: 17%, Methodist: 6%, Plymouth Brethren: 1%, None / Not Given: 1%, Congregationalist: 1%, Baptist: 1%, Other: 2%



Most Common Male Forenames associtated with Thompson

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 Thompson

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 Thompson

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 Thompson is also Frequent




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