Cosker heads of household in the 1911 census


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

Surname Dictionary

Mac Coscair Mac Cusker, Cosgrave, Cosgrove : féach Mac Oscair.
Mac Oscair Mac Cusker, Cosgrave: líonmhar: Fear Manach-Tír Eoghain & rl. Craobh de Mhag Uidhir Fhear Manach. Bhí an t-ainm Oscar (fia-chara) coitinn.
MacCosker rare: Strabane (Tyrone). See Mac Cusker.
MacCusker numerous: Fermanagh, Tyrone and Ulster generally. Ir. Mac Oscair, from first name Oscar, dear-lover, popular amongst the Maguires of Fermanagh to whom this sept were related. GPN, SI.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Cosker: 1
Cusker: 8
McCasker: 1
McCosker: 7
McCusker: 97
McOscar: 4

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