Surname Maps for the Twomey Surname in Ireland
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Census Surname Maps for the Twomey 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 2,992 with the surname Twomey in Ireland in 1901 and 2,900 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 269th in 1901 and 280th in 1911.
Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 1
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 628th
Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 29
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 747th
Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 2,952
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 57th
Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 10
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 941st
Religion statistics for Twomey in 1901 - Catholic: 99%
Religion statistics for Twomey in 1911 - Catholic: 100%
Surnames with a similar spelling as Twomey.
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 Twomey is also frequent:
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