Molumpy 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

Malanaphy rare: Derrylin (Fermanagh). Ir. Ó Maolainbhthe, "chief of the storm". A name associated with Tipperary as Molamphy, q.v. Maol in this case is Celtic maglos, noble, prince, not to be confused with maol, devotee or tonsured one.
Molumby fairly rare: Tipperary-Limerick, Dublin. Ir. Ó Maolchomadh. Woulfe connects this name with S W Cork. Its present location suggests a link with Melanophy, q.v. SI.
Ó Maolchomadh Molumby: cuíosach annamh: Tiobraid Árann-Luimneach. Chuir de Bhulbh an chlann sa in iarthar Chorcaí ach b'fhéidir go bhfuil nasc le Ó Maolanfaidh a bhaineann le tuaisceart Thiobraid Árann. Deirtear gur deineadh Moloney de i gCorcaigh.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Malamphy: 1
Malanaphy: 6
Melanaphy: 1
Melanephy: 2
Molamphy: 1
Molomby: 1
Molumby: 3
Molumpy: 2
Mullamphy: 1
Mullampy: 1

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