Coll heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Clare: Carrowbaun: 1
Cork: Cork No. 4 Urban (part of): 1
Cork: Fermoy Rural: 1
Cork: Middleton Rural: 1
Donegal: Annagary: 6
Donegal: Aran Islands off the coast: 11
Donegal: Ards: 2
Donegal: Carrickart: 6
Donegal: Carrowkeel: 2
Donegal: Castleforward: 1
Donegal: Church Hill: 1
Donegal: Clonleigh North: 1
Donegal: Clonleigh South: 1
Donegal: Convoy: 1
Donegal: Cranford: 3
Donegal: Creeslough: 5
Donegal: Cross Roads: 1
Donegal: Doe Castle: 4
Donegal: Dunglow: 3
Donegal: Fanad North: 12
Donegal: Fanad West: 3
Donegal: Fintown: 2
Donegal: Glen: 1
Donegal: Gortahork: 18
Donegal: Greenfort: 1
Donegal: Killea: 1
Donegal: Killygarvan: 1
Donegal: Kilmacrenan: 2
Donegal: Knockalla: 2
Donegal: Lettermacaward: 2
Donegal: Magheraboy: 1
Donegal: Magheraclogher: 31
Donegal: Maghery: 1
Donegal: Manorcunningham: 1
Donegal: Meenaclady: 7
Donegal: Rathmelton: 4
Donegal: Rathmullan: 1
Donegal: St. Johnstown: 1
Donegal: Templedouglas: 1
Donegal: Termon: 1
Down: Ardglass: 1
Down: Banbridge West Urban: 1
Down: Ormeau: 1
Dublin: Mansion House: 1
Fermanagh: Enniskillen East: 1
Limerick: Ballynabanoge: 1
Limerick: Bruree: 2
Limerick: Castleconnell: 1
Limerick: Dromin: 3
Limerick: Limerick No. 5 Urban: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 6 Urban: 1
Limerick: Pallaskenry: 2
Londonderry: Banagher: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry No. 5 Urban: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (1): 2
Roscommon: Ballinlough: 2
Roscommon: Ballintober: 1
Roscommon: Basilck: 2
Roscommon: Bellanagare: 3
Roscommon: Castlereagh: 1
Roscommon: Cloonflower: 1
Roscommon: Coolougher: 4
Roscommon: Rossmore: 1
Tyrone: Clanabogan: 3
Tyrone: Dromore: 1
Tyrone: Drumquin: 3
Tyrone: Fintona: 1
Tyrone: Gortgranagh: 2
Tyrone: Mullagharn: 5
Tyrone: Seskinore: 1

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

Col Coll: fíor-annamh: Cill Mocheallóg, Luimneach. Lochlannaigh, b'fhéidir. I gCúige Uladh tá baint aige le Mac Colla.MIF.
Coll fairly numerous: Derry, Donegal, Belfast etc. Ir. Col. This is an English name in the south where it occurs in Limerick 14 cent. However, in Ulster, it is Mac Colla. SI &MIF.
Cull Quite numerous: Down, Leitrim etc. Possibly relates to: (1) MacCullough, Ir. Mac Con Uladh, and (2) Scottish MacCulloch. An Sloinnteoir Gaeilge gives Mac Colla which generally refers to Coll, a galloglass family of Donegal and this must account for most of the Culls in Ulster. MIF.
Mac Colla Coll: cuíosach líonmhar: Ulaidh. Clann ghallóglach i dTír Conaill. Féach Mac Cú Uladh nó Mac Con Uladh.MIF.
MacColl rare: Belfast area: Variant of Mac Call, q.v. Not to be confused with Ir. Mac Colla which relates to a galloglass family of Donegal now appearing as Coll. SI &MIF.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Coll: 70
Cull: 33
MacColl: 1
McColl: 9

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