Surname Maps for the Woods Surname in Ireland

Share


<< Back to Main Page

Census Surname Maps for the Woods Surname

Surname Map for Woods in 1901 Surname Map for Woods in 1911

Farmer Maps

Farmer Map for Woods in 1901 Farmer Map for Woods in 1911

Rank Map

Rank Map for Woods in 1901

Religion Maps

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

Statistics

Surname Counts and Rankings

There were 5,722 with the surname Woods in Ireland in 1901 and 5,547 in 1911.
This ranks the surname 113th in 1901 and 122nd in 1911.

Surname Count in Connacht in 1901: 462
Surname Ranking in Connacht in 1901: 268th

Surname Count in Leinster in 1901: 1,299
Surname Ranking in Leinster in 1901: 146th

Surname Count in Munster in 1901: 716
Surname Ranking in Munster in 1901: 260th

Surname Count in Ulster in 1901: 3,245
Surname Ranking in Ulster in 1901: 61st



Religion

Religion statistics for Woods in 1901 - Catholic: 60%, Anglican: 22%, Presbyterian: 13%, Methodist: 2%, Other: 1%

Religion statistics for Woods in 1911 - Catholic: 59%, Anglican: 22%, Presbyterian: 13%, Methodist: 3%, None / Not Given: 1%, Other: 1%



Most Common Male Forenames associtated with Woods

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 Woods

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 Woods

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 Woods is also Frequent




Comment / Enquiries

Please feel free to comment or place an enquiry of interest to people with the Woods surname.