Lennon heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Aghagallon: 2
Antrim: Ballycor: 1
Antrim: Ballynadrentagh: 1
Antrim: Ballynure: 3
Antrim: Clifton: 3
Antrim: Court: 1
Antrim: Court Ward: 1
Antrim: Cromac: 1
Antrim: Derryaghy: 1
Antrim: Dock Ward: 2
Antrim: Duncairn: 1
Antrim: Duncairn Ward: 1
Antrim: Falls: 2
Antrim: Falls (Belfast): 1
Antrim: Glenavy: 2
Antrim: Glynn: 1
Antrim: Kilwaughter: 1
Antrim: Larne: 3
Antrim: Shankill: 3
Antrim: Smithfield: 4
Antrim: Smithfield Ward: 2
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 1
Antrim: Windsor: 3
Antrim: Windsor Ward: 1
Antrim: Wood Vale Ward: 1
Antrim: Woodvale: 4
Armagh: Armagh North Urban: 1
Armagh: Armagh Rural: 1
Armagh: Armagh South Urban: 5
Armagh: Armaghbrague: 4
Armagh: Ballymyre: 1
Armagh: Brownlows Derry: 2
Armagh: Camlough: 1
Armagh: Camly: 2
Armagh: Clady: 7
Armagh: Cornakinnegar: 1
Armagh: Crossaglen: 2
Armagh: Crossmore: 2
Armagh: Cullyhanna: 3
Armagh: Derrynoose: 3
Armagh: Dorsy: 1
Armagh: Drumcree: 2
Armagh: Forkhill: 1
Armagh: Glenaul: 1
Armagh: Grange: 2
Armagh: Killeen: 1
Armagh: Killyman: 1
Armagh: Kilmore: 1
Armagh: Latbirget: 1
Armagh: Lisnadill: 1
Armagh: Lurgan Rural: 2
Armagh: Lurgan Urban: 8
Armagh: Middletown: 1
Armagh: Montiagho: 14
Armagh: Mountnorris: 1
Armagh: Moybare: 4
Armagh: Portadown Urban: 2
Armagh: Poyntz Pass: 4
Armagh: Tynan: 1
Carlow: Ballinacarrig: 1
Carlow: Ballintemple: 1
Carlow: Ballymoon: 1
Carlow: Ballymurphy: 1
Carlow: Borris: 2
Carlow: Carlow Rural: 2
Carlow: Carlow Urban: 2
Carlow: Clonegal: 1
Carlow: Clonmore: 3
Carlow: Garryhill: 1
Carlow: Hacketstown: 1
Carlow: Kilbride: 1
Carlow: Killerig: 2
Carlow: Kyle: 2
Carlow: Marley: 3
Carlow: Old Leighlin: 1
Carlow: Rathanna: 1
Carlow: Rathornan: 2
Carlow: Ridge: 1
Carlow: Ticknock: 1
Carlow: Tinnahinch: 1
Carlow: Tullowbeg: 1
Cavan: Cootehill Town: 1
Cavan: Milltown: 1
Cavan: Shercock: 1
Cavan: Taghart: 1
Clare: Ennis No. 4 Urban: 1
Clare: Killaloe: 1
Clare: Knocknagore: 1
Cork: Queenstown No. 2 Urban: 1
Donegal: Castlefinn: 1
Donegal: Gleneely: 1
Donegal: Letterkenny Urban: 1
Down: Banbridge Rural: 2
Down: Banbridge West Urban: 3
Down: Bangor: 3
Down: Clough: 1
Down: Donacloney: 1
Down: Donaghadee Urban: 4
Down: Downpatrick: 1
Down: Drumgath: 3
Down: Dundrum: 3
Down: Hollymount: 1
Down: Inch: 3
Down: Killyleagh: 1
Down: Kilmore: 1
Down: Loughbrickland: 1
Down: Magheralin: 1
Down: Magherally: 1
Down: Moira: 1
Down: Newry North Urban: 1
Down: Newry South: 3
Down: Newry West Urban: 3
Down: Ormeau: 2
Down: Portaferry: 6
Down: Pottinger (part of): 4
Down: Quintin: 4
Down: Raholp: 3
Down: Rathfryland: 5
Down: Scarva: 4
Down: Strangford: 1
Down: Tullylish: 2
Down: Victoria (part of): 1
Down: Waringstown: 2
Down: Warrenpoint: 1
Dublin: Arran Quay: 6
Dublin: Blackrock No. 1: 1
Dublin: Blackrock No. 2: 2
Dublin: Blackrock No. 3: 1
Dublin: Castleknock: 3
Dublin: Clontarf East: 2
Dublin: Clontarf West, Part of: 1
Dublin: Finglas: 1
Dublin: Glasnevin: 2
Dublin: Inn's Quay: 3
Dublin: Inns Quay: 1
Dublin: Kingstown No. 1: 1
Dublin: Kingstown No. 3: 3
Dublin: Mansion House: 4
Dublin: Merchant's Quay: 2
Dublin: Merchants Quay (part of): 5
Dublin: Mountjoy: 7
Dublin: New Kilmainham: 2
Dublin: North City: 1
Dublin: North Dock: 10
Dublin: Pembroke East: 3
Dublin: Pembroke West: 2
Dublin: Rathcoole: 2
Dublin: Rathfarnham: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar East: 2
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar West: 6
Dublin: Rotunda: 6
Dublin: South Dock: 3
Dublin: Stillorgan: 2
Dublin: Tallagh: 1
Dublin: Terenure: 1
Dublin: Trinity Ward: 3
Dublin: Usher's Quay: 11
Dublin: Wood Quay: 3
Dublin: Wood Quay (part of): 2
Galway: Creggs: 1
Galway: Inishmore: 1
Galway: Island: 1
Galway: Killeroran: 2
Galway: Kilquain: 1
Galway: Laurencetown: 1
Kerry: Kilgarrylander: 1
Kildare: Ballybrack: 1
Kildare: Ballymore Eustace: 1
Kildare: Cadamstown: 1
Kildare: Celbridge: 2
Kildare: Cloncurry: 1
Kildare: Kildare: 2
Kildare: Kilmeage, South: 1
Kildare: Kilteel: 1
Kildare: Monasterevin: 1
Kildare: Naas Urban: 2
Kildare: Newbridge Urban: 1
Kildare: Rathernan: 1
Kilkenny: Ballyragget: 1
Kilkenny: Baunmore: 1
Kilkenny: Callan Rural: 1
Kilkenny: Clara: 1
Kilkenny: Coolcraheen: 1
Kilkenny: Freaghana: 1
Kilkenny: Graiguemanagh: 3
Kilkenny: Kilcolumb: 1
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 1 Urban: 7
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 2 Urban: 2
Kilkenny: Kilkenny Rural: 1
Kilkenny: Odagh: 2
Kilkenny: Stoneyford: 1
Kilkenny: Tiscoffin: 1
Kilkenny: Tullaherin: 1
Kilkenny: Ulcard: 1
King's Co.: Birr Urban: 1
King's Co.: Cappancar: 1
King's Co.: Clonbulloge: 1
King's Co.: Clonmore: 1
King's Co.: Edenderry Rural: 3
Leitrim: Belhy: 1
Leitrim: Breandrum: 1
Leitrim: Cattan: 2
Leitrim: Cloone: 5
Leitrim: Keeldra: 3
Leitrim: Kiltyclogher: 1
Leitrim: Rinn: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 4 Urban: 2
Londonderry: Bellaghy: 1
Londonderry: Brackagh Slieve Gallion: 1
Longford: Aghaboy: 7
Longford: Agharra: 1
Longford: Ballinamuck West: 12
Longford: Breanrisk: 2
Longford: Cashel East: 1
Longford: Cloondara: 1
Longford: Doory: 8
Longford: Drumgort: 1
Longford: Drumlish: 6
Longford: Killow: 4
Longford: Lislea: 1
Longford: Moydow: 2
Louth: Acarreagh: 1
Louth: Ardee Town: 1
Louth: Barronstown: 2
Louth: Castlebellingham: 3
Louth: Castlering: 1
Louth: Creggan Upper: 2
Louth: Darven: 1
Louth: Drumcar: 1
Louth: Dundalk Rural: 18
Louth: Dundalk Town, part of: 2
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 2: 2
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 3: 13
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 4: 3
Louth: Fair Gate: 1
Louth: Faughart: 8
Louth: Haggardstown: 1
Louth: Killanny: 1
Louth: Louth: 3
Louth: St. Laurence Gate: 1
Louth: Stabannan: 1
Louth: Tallanstown: 3
Louth: Termonfeckin: 1
Louth: West Gate: 2
Mayo: Burriscarra: 1
Mayo: Glencastle: 1
Mayo: Islandeady: 1
Mayo: Westport, Urban: 3
Meath: Drumcondra: 2
Meath: Innfield: 2
Monaghan: Annayalla: 1
Monaghan: Ballybary Urban: 1
Monaghan: Ballybay Rural: 1
Monaghan: Ballymackney: 1
Monaghan: Bellatrain: 1
Monaghan: Bocks: 1
Monaghan: Broomfield: 1
Monaghan: Caddagh: 1
Monaghan: Carrickatee: 3
Monaghan: Carrickmacross Urban: 2
Monaghan: Castleblayney: 4
Monaghan: Castleblayney Urban: 1
Monaghan: Clones Urban: 1
Monaghan: Creeve: 14
Monaghan: Drumcarrow: 2
Monaghan: Drumgurra: 3
Monaghan: Drumhillagh: 1
Monaghan: Drumsnat: 1
Monaghan: Greagh: 3
Monaghan: Inishkeen: 2
Monaghan: Kiltybegs: 3
Monaghan: Laragh: 1
Monaghan: Lisnaveane: 4
Monaghan: Rackwallace: 1
Monaghan: Raferagh: 2
Monaghan: Tehallan: 1
Monaghan: Tullycorbett: 8
Queen's Co.: Ballinakill: 2
Queen's Co.: Blandsfort: 1
Queen's Co.: Fossy: 2
Queen's Co.: Graigue Rural: 1
Queen's Co.: Portarlington South: 1
Queen's Co.: Rathsaran: 1
Queen's Co.: Shrule: 1
Roscommon: Annaghmore: 2
Roscommon: Athleague: 1
Roscommon: Athlone West (Rural): 2
Roscommon: Ballydangan: 1
Roscommon: Ballynamona: 4
Roscommon: Barrymore: 2
Roscommon: Caltragh: 1
Roscommon: Castlereagh: 1
Roscommon: Castlesampson: 1
Roscommon: Crannagh: 7
Roscommon: Creagh: 1
Roscommon: Creeve: 2
Roscommon: Drumlosh: 2
Roscommon: Frenchpark: 1
Roscommon: Killukin: 1
Roscommon: Lackan: 1
Roscommon: Lismaha: 5
Roscommon: Moore: 2
Roscommon: Roosky: 1
Roscommon: Roscommon Rural: 1
Roscommon: Rossmore: 3
Roscommon: Strokestown: 1
Roscommon: Taghboy: 1
Roscommon: Taghmaconnell: 1
Roscommon: Thomastown: 17
Roscommon: Tulsk: 1
Sligo: Sligo North (Urban): 1
Tyrone: Ballynasollus: 1
Tyrone: Castlecaulfield: 1
Tyrone: Creggan: 1
Tyrone: Donaghmore: 1
Tyrone: Drumaspil: 1
Tyrone: Dungannon: 1
Tyrone: Moy: 4
Tyrone: Oaklands: 2
Tyrone: Oritor: 1
Tyrone: Tullyniskane: 1
Tyrone: Urney, East: 1
Waterford: Cappoquin: 1
Waterford: Carrigcastle: 2
Waterford: Dungarvan No. 1 Urban: 1
Waterford: Gurteen: 1
Waterford: Killea: 1
Waterford: Knockmahon: 2
Waterford: Lismore: 1
Waterford: Tramore: 2
Westmeath: Ardnaglew: 1
Westmeath: Athlone East Urban: 1
Westmeath: Athlone West Urban: 8
Westmeath: Ballymore: 1
Westmeath: Ballymorin: 1
Westmeath: Castle: 1
Westmeath: Emper: 1
Westmeath: Killucan: 1
Westmeath: Knockdrin: 2
Westmeath: Moydrum: 1
Westmeath: Mullingar North Urban: 4
Westmeath: Noughavel: 2
Westmeath: Piercetown: 1
Westmeath: Raharney: 1
Westmeath: Rathconrath: 1
Wexford: Artramon: 1
Wexford: Ballyhack: 1
Wexford: Ballyhoge: 1
Wexford: Castleboro': 1
Wexford: Castledockrell: 1
Wexford: Fethard: 1
Wexford: Horetown: 1
Wexford: Kilcowan: 1
Wexford: Kilmore: 1
Wexford: Newtownbarry: 1
Wexford: Rochestown: 1
Wexford: St. Mary's: 1
Wexford: Whitechurch: 1
Wexford: Wingfield: 1
Wicklow: Aghawlw: 2
Wicklow: Aughrim: 1
Wicklow: Baltinglass: 1
Wicklow: Bray No. 3: 1
Wicklow: Coolboy: 3
Wicklow: Cronebane: 1
Wicklow: Donard: 2
Wicklow: Dunganstown: 1
Wicklow: Eadestown: 1
Wicklow: Imael: 2
Wicklow: Killinure: 1
Wicklow: Lackan: 3
Wicklow: Talbotstown: 1
Wicklow: The Grange: 2

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

Fada Long: bua-aidiacht a ghlac áit an tsloinne bhunaidh ach ní dócha go bhfuil sé coitinn.
Lenane rare: Cork etc. See Linnane.
Lennan Very rare: Dublin. See Lennon.
Lennon Very numerous: Ulster generally, South East, E Galway-Mayo etc. Ir. Ó Lionáin, ó Ó Leannáin. The derivation may be from leann, a cloak, or leannán, a lover, paramour. In any event, there were distinct septs in Fermanagh, Galway and Cork. The name has been changed in some cases to Leonard, an English name, q.v. IF.
Ó Leannáin Lennon, Lannin: an-líonmhar: Ulaidh, Oir-dheisceart, Gaillimh-Maigh Eo. Bhí clann airchinneach ag Lios Gabhail, Fear Manach agus dream eile ag Cill Ala. Bhí clann in oirthear na Gaillimhe a bhain le h-Ó Ceallaigh agus an ceathrú ceann ag Cuan Dor, i gCorca Laoidhe. Deineadh Leonard díobh, áiteanna. Athleagan: Ó Lionnáin. IF.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Lenane: 10
Lennan: 9
Lennane: 12
Lennon: 373
Lenon: 1
Linnan: 1
Linnon: 4

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