Allexander heads of household in the 1911 census


Click on the red marker on the map below for a link to the full 1911 census entry.

For background on how the map was made (and its flaws), see the relevant blog entry.

Surname Dictionary

Alexander numerous in Ulster. Very common in Scotland as forename and surname and gaelicised Alastar, hence McAlister etc. This Greek name was brought in by Queen Margaret in 11 cent.
Mac Alsandair Alexander: líonmhar: Cúige Uladh, san oirthear go sonrach. Sloinne a bhain le Albanaigh agus Sasanaigh. An-chuid leagan de in úsáid fadó. SI & SGG.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Alaxander: 1
Alexander: 219
Alexanders: 1
Allexander: 1

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