Ferguson heads of household in 1901 census


DEDs and surname occurences

Antrim: Antrim Rural: 3
Antrim: Armoy: 1
Antrim: Ballyclare: 1
Antrim: Ballyclug: 1
Antrim: Ballycregagh: 1
Antrim: Ballygomartin: 1
Antrim: Ballylinney: 1
Antrim: Ballymena and Town and Urban District of Ballymena: 8
Antrim: Ballymoney (Urban) and Ballymoney Urban District: 2
Antrim: Ballyscullion: 1
Antrim: Benvarden: 5
Antrim: Broughshane: 1
Antrim: Bushmills: 1
Antrim: Carnmoney: 1
Antrim: Carrickfergus: 3
Antrim: Carrickfergus Rural: 3
Antrim: Clifton: 15
Antrim: Clifton Ward: 3
Antrim: Clifton Ward, Belfast: 3
Antrim: Court Ward: 8
Antrim: Craigarogan: 1
Antrim: Cromac: 18
Antrim: Dervock: 1
Antrim: Dock Ward: 12
Antrim: Donegore: 6
Antrim: Drumanaway: 1
Antrim: Drumtullagh: 1
Antrim: Duncairn Ward: 16
Antrim: Duncairn Ward, Belfast: 6
Antrim: Dundesert: 1
Antrim: Falls: 1
Antrim: Falls Ward: 1
Antrim: Galgorm: 2
Antrim: Glenavy: 1
Antrim: Glenravel: 1
Antrim: Islandmagee: 4
Antrim: Kells: 2
Antrim: Kilbride: 8
Antrim: Kilwaughter: 2
Antrim: Larne: 10
Antrim: Lisburn: 7
Antrim: Malone: 4
Antrim: Portrush Urban: 1
Antrim: Randalstown: 1
Antrim: Shankhill: 9
Antrim: Slemish: 1
Antrim: Smithfield: 2
Antrim: St. Anne's: 9
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 6
Antrim: St. George's Ward Belfast: 10
Antrim: Templecorran: 2
Antrim: The Fair Head: 1
Antrim: Toome Upper: 1
Antrim: Tullyrusk: 1
Antrim: Whitehouse: 6
Antrim: Windsor: 4
Antrim: Windsor Ward: 9
Antrim: Woodvale Ward: 14
Armagh: Annaghmore: 1
Armagh: Armagh Rural: 1
Armagh: Armagh Town: 1
Armagh: Ballyards: 3
Armagh: Ballymartrim: 1
Armagh: Camlough: 1
Armagh: Glenaul: 1
Armagh: Hamiltons Bawn: 3
Armagh: Jonesborough: 2
Armagh: Kernan: 1
Armagh: Killeen: 3
Armagh: Kilmore: 1
Armagh: Lurgan Urban: 6
Armagh: Markethill: 3
Armagh: Middletown: 1
Armagh: Mountnorris: 1
Armagh: Mullaghbrack: 2
Armagh: Mullahead: 2
Armagh: Portadown Rural: 1
Armagh: Portadown Urban: 5
Armagh: Poyntzpass: 1
Armagh: Tandragee Rural: 1
Armagh: Tandragee Urban: 2
Armagh: Tullyhappy: 1
Armagh: Tullyroan: 1
Armagh: Tynan: 1
Cavan: Ballyjamesduff: 5
Cavan: Ballymachugh: 1
Cavan: Canningstown: 1
Cavan: Cootehill: 1
Cavan: Coroneary: 1
Cavan: Crosskeys: 1
Cavan: Kilnaleck: 1
Cavan: Redhills: 2
Cavan: Stradone: 1
Cavan: Teebane: 1
Cavan: Termon: 1
Cavan: Tiercahoin: 1
Cavan: Waterloo: 2
Clare: Kilmurry: 1
Cork: Curraglass: 1
Cork: Lehenagh: 1
Cork: Lowertown: 1
Cork: Mallow North Urban: 1
Cork: North West Ward: 1
Donegal: Ballyshannon Urban: 2
Donegal: Buncranna: 2
Donegal: Carrickboy: 1
Donegal: Cloghan: 2
Donegal: Fohan: 3
Donegal: Letterkenny Town: 1
Donegal: Rathmelton: 2
Donegal: Stranorlar: 1
Donegal: Three Trees: 2
Down: : 3
Down: Annahilt: 1
Down: Ardglass: 2
Down: Ballycross: 2
Down: Ballykeel: 7
Down: Ballymacbrennan: 5
Down: Ballymaglaff: 3
Down: Ballynahinch: 4
Down: Ballyworphy: 1
Down: Banbridge Rural: 1
Down: Bangor: 6
Down: Blaris: 2
Down: Breda: 7
Down: Bryansford: 2
Down: Comber: 7
Down: Crobane: 1
Down: Crossgar: 1
Down: Donacloney: 1
Down: Downpatrick Urban: 1
Down: Drumbeg: 3
Down: Drumbo: 4
Down: Dundonald: 6
Down: Dunsfort: 1
Down: East Urban (Banbridge): 1
Down: Gaevaghy: 1
Down: Glassdrummon: 3
Down: Hilltown: 1
Down: Hollymount: 7
Down: Holywood: 3
Down: Kilkeel: 4
Down: Killaney: 1
Down: Killough: 1
Down: Killyleagh: 2
Down: Leggygowan: 1
Down: Magheralin: 1
Down: Magherally: 1
Down: Moira: 2
Down: Mount Stewart: 1
Down: Mourne: 1
Down: Newry West Urban: 5
Down: Newtownards: 14
Down: Newtownards Urban: 15
Down: Olley: 1
Down: Ormeau: 19
Down: Ouley: 1
Down: Pottinger: 27
Down: Quilly: 1
Down: Rathfriland: 1
Down: Rosstrevor: 1
Down: Saintfield: 1
Down: Tierkelly: 5
Down: Tullyish: 6
Down: Tyrella: 3
Down: Upper Iveagh (Lower Half): 1
Down: Victoria: 12
Down: Waringstown: 5
Down: Warrenpoint: 1
Dublin: Arran Quay: 2
Dublin: Ballybrack: 1
Dublin: Blackrock: 1
Dublin: Clondalkin: 1
Dublin: Clontarf East: 2
Dublin: Clontarf West: 1
Dublin: Dalkey: 1
Dublin: Finglas: 1
Dublin: Fitzwilliam: 1
Dublin: Holmpatrick: 4
Dublin: Inns Quay: 1
Dublin: Kingstown: 2
Dublin: Lusk: 1
Dublin: Mansion House: 1
Dublin: Merchants Quay: 2
Dublin: Mountjoy: 1
Dublin: North Dock: 2
Dublin: Pembroke East & Donnybrook: 1
Dublin: Pembroke West: 2
Dublin: Rathmines: 3
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar East: 3
Dublin: Rotunda: 2
Dublin: South Dock: 1
Dublin: Trinity: 1
Fermanagh: Brookeboro: 1
Fermanagh: Churchill: 4
Fermanagh: Clonkeelan: 1
Fermanagh: Doagh: 2
Fermanagh: Drumane: 1
Fermanagh: Gardenhill: 2
Fermanagh: Garrison: 1
Fermanagh: Holywell: 2
Fermanagh: Inishmacsaint: 8
Fermanagh: Lattoon: 4
Fermanagh: Lisbellaw: 1
Fermanagh: Lisbofin: 1
Fermanagh: Monea: 1
Fermanagh: Old Barr: 1
Fermanagh: Rahalton: 3
Fermanagh: Roogagh: 1
Galway: Craughwell: 1
Galway: Galway West Urban: 1
Galway: Oughterard: 1
Galway: Shankhill: 11
Kildare: Naas Urban: 1
King's Co.: Frankford: 1
Leitrim: Ballaghameehan: 10
Leitrim: Carrigallen West: 1
Leitrim: Cloonclare: 2
Leitrim: Cloonlogher: 2
Leitrim: Drumreilly West: 3
Leitrim: Drumshanbo: 2
Leitrim: Drumsna: 1
Leitrim: Glenboy: 2
Leitrim: Glencar: 1
Leitrim: Killarga: 1
Leitrim: Kiltyclogher: 1
Leitrim: Manorhamilton: 3
Leitrim: Melvin: 5
Leitrim: Oughteragh: 1
Leitrim: Tullaghan: 1
Limerick: Dock Limerick Urban No. 4: 3
Limerick: Glentworth, Limerick No. 5: 1
Limerick: Limerick South: 1
Limerick: Limerick Urban No. 2: 3
Londonderry: Articlare: 1
Londonderry: Ballykelly: 3
Londonderry: Ballymullins: 1
Londonderry: Ballyronan: 6
Londonderry: Banagher: 5
Londonderry: Bondsglen: 2
Londonderry: Castledawson: 1
Londonderry: Coleraine: 6
Londonderry: Draperstown: 1
Londonderry: Drum: 2
Londonderry: Dungiven: 1
Londonderry: Eglinton: 3
Londonderry: Fruithill: 2
Londonderry: Garvagh: 1
Londonderry: Gelvin: 3
Londonderry: Limavaddy: 3
Londonderry: Lisson Upper: 4
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban No. 1: 5
Londonderry: Lough Enagh: 3
Londonderry: Magherafelt: 1
Londonderry: Moneyhaw: 2
Londonderry: Moneymore: 1
Londonderry: Myroe: 1
Londonderry: No. 3 Urban: 8
Londonderry: No. 4 Urban, West Ward: 1
Londonderry: Portstewart: 1
Londonderry: Somerset: 1
Londonderry: South Ward No. 2 Urban: 1
Londonderry: Springhill: 4
Londonderry: Straw: 3
Londonderry: Swatragh: 1
Londonderry: Tamnaherin: 1
Londonderry: The Highlands: 4
Londonderry: Waterside: 5
Louth: Ardee Urban: 1
Louth: Carlingford: 4
Louth: Haggardstown: 1
Louth: Rathcor: 6
Mayo: Attymass East: 11
Mayo: Ballina Urban: 3
Mayo: Burren: 1
Mayo: Carrowmore: 1
Mayo: Deel: 1
Mayo: Kilgarvan: 1
Mayo: Mount Falcon: 14
Mayo: Sallymount: 3
Mayo: Toomore: 1
Meath: Ardcath: 1
Meath: Summerhill: 1
Monaghan: Clones Rural: 1
Monaghan: Clones Urban: 6
Monaghan: Dawsongrove: 1
Monaghan: Glaslough: 1
Monaghan: Monaghan Rural: 2
Queen's Co.: Dangans, Mountmellick Town: 1
Roscommon: Castlesampson: 1
Roscommon: Estersnow: 1
Sligo: Annagh: 1
Sligo: Ardmaree South: 4
Sligo: Ardnaree North: 1
Sligo: Ballymote: 2
Sligo: Ballysadare East: 1
Sligo: Ballysadare West: 2
Sligo: Buncrowey: 1
Sligo: Drumrat: 1
Sligo: Easky West: 2
Sligo: Kilmacowen: 1
Sligo: Lissadill West: 1
Sligo: Mullagharuse: 1
Sligo: Rathmacurkey: 1
Sligo: Rossinver East: 2
Sligo: Sligo East Urban: 1
Tyrone: Aghnahoe: 1
Tyrone: Aughnacloy Rural: 1
Tyrone: Ballyclog: 3
Tyrone: Benburb: 4
Tyrone: Bernagh: 3
Tyrone: Caledon: 4
Tyrone: Camus: 1
Tyrone: Coagh: 18
Tyrone: Cookstown: 8
Tyrone: Crossdernot: 1
Tyrone: Derrygortrevy: 1
Tyrone: Dungannon: 1
Tyrone: Killycolpy: 4
Tyrone: Lislea: 1
Tyrone: Moy: 2
Tyrone: Oaklands: 1
Tyrone: Omagh: 1
Tyrone: Oritor: 5
Tyrone: Stewartstown: 5
Tyrone: Tullaghoge: 4
Tyrone: Tullyniskane: 3
Tyrone: Tullyvar: 2
Waterford: Faithlegg: 1
Westmeath: Ballymorin: 1
Westmeath: Glenlough: 1
Wexford: Duncormick: 1
Wexford: Enniscorthy Rural: 1
Wexford: St. Helen's: 2
Wexford: Wexford Rural: 1
Wexford: Wexford Urban No. 2: 1
Wicklow: Calary: 1
Wicklow: Donard: 1

Click on the red marker on the map below for a link to the full 1901 census entry.

Surname Dictionary

Fergus Quite numerous: Connacht, E Ulster & Louth. Ir. Ó Fearghuis (man-vigour). This names two septs in Connacht and Scots in Ulster. Fergus was an ancient first name current amongst both Gaels and Picts in Scotland. As Ferris, the name is common in Ulster and also occurs in Kerry. MIF & SS.
Ferguson Very numerous: Ulster & N Connacht. Ir. Mac Fearghusa. Scottish in Ulster and a synonym of Fergus in Connacht.MIF.
Mac Fearghusa Ferguson: féach Ó Fearghuis & rl.
Mac Fhearghusa Ferguson: an-líonmhar: Ulaidh & Connachta thuaidh. Albanaigh den chuid is mó, is cosúil. Thánadar sa 17 céad.
Ó Fearghuis Ferris, Fergus : líonmhar: Connachta, an Dún-Lú & Ciarraí. Ó thuaidh: Albanaigh; ó dheas: craobh de Mhuintir Mhuircheartaigh. Ó thaobh staire de, bhí clann leighis i Maigh Eo agus clann airchinneach i Liatroim. Mac Fearghusa ba chóir a bheith ar na h-Albanaigh a bhain leis an gclann mhór Ferguson thall. Ainm coiteann a b'ea Fearghus, leis an mbrí: fear + gus (neart, fuinneamh). SGG.

Variants in 1901, with total occurences

Fargus: 1
Farguson: 1
Fergason: 1
Fergison: 5
Fergueson: 1
Ferguison: 6
Fergus: 25
Fergusan: 3
Fergusen: 2
Ferguson: 339
Fergusson: 7
Furgeson: 1

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