Morris heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Carrickfergus Urban: 1
Antrim: Clifton: 4
Antrim: Clifton, Belfast Urban No. 2: 1
Antrim: Court: 1
Antrim: Court Ward: 1
Antrim: Cromac: 2
Antrim: Dock Ward: 3
Antrim: Duncairn: 3
Antrim: Falls: 2
Antrim: Falls (Belfast): 2
Antrim: Glenarm: 1
Antrim: Kilwaughter: 1
Antrim: Larne: 2
Antrim: Smithfield: 3
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 3
Antrim: White Abbey: 2
Antrim: Windsor: 1
Antrim: Windsor Ward: 2
Antrim: Wood Vale Ward: 1
Armagh: Brootally: 1
Armagh: Creggan Lower: 1
Armagh: Crossaglen: 10
Armagh: Drumcree: 1
Armagh: Keady Urban: 1
Armagh: Moybare: 1
Armagh: Newtownhamilton: 2
Carlow: Ballon: 1
Carlow: Carlow Urban: 1
Carlow: Clonmore: 3
Carlow: Fennagh: 1
Carlow: Shangarry: 1
Carlow: Tullow Urban: 1
Cavan: Belturbet: 1
Cavan: Bruce Hall: 1
Cavan: Cavan Urban: 3
Cavan: Cootehill Rural: 1
Cavan: Laradh North: 1
Cavan: Munterconnaught: 1
Cavan: Swanlinbar: 1
Clare: Ennistimon: 1
Clare: Kilmurry: 1
Cork: Bandon Town: 2
Cork: Blackrock: 2
Cork: Cloonkeen: 1
Cork: Cork No. 1 Urban: 2
Cork: Cork No. 3 Urban: 1
Cork: Cork No. 4 Urban (part of): 1
Cork: Cork No. 5 Urban: 1
Cork: Cork No. 7 Urban: 1
Cork: Douglas: 2
Cork: Durrus East: 1
Cork: Fermoy Urban: 1
Cork: Garranes: 1
Cork: Inishannon: 1
Cork: Killeagh: 2
Cork: Knockakagh: 1
Cork: Queenstown: 2
Cork: Skibbereen Urban: 1
Cork: Youghal Urban: 1
Donegal: Donegal: 1
Donegal: Gleneely: 1
Donegal: Grousehall: 1
Donegal: Malin: 1
Down: Ballykeel: 1
Down: Ballynahinch: 1
Down: Bangor: 1
Down: Clonallan Upper: 2
Down: Downpatrick: 1
Down: Greencastle: 2
Down: Kilkeel: 1
Down: Killyleagh: 1
Down: Mourne Park: 1
Down: Newtownards Urban: 2
Down: Ormeau: 7
Down: Pottinger (part of): 4
Down: Rosstrevor: 2
Down: Victoria (part of): 1
Dublin: Arran Quay: 8
Dublin: Blackrock No. 1: 3
Dublin: Clonmethan: 1
Dublin: Clontarf West: 1
Dublin: Clontarf West, Part of: 1
Dublin: Dalkey: 3
Dublin: Dundrum: 1
Dublin: Finglas: 1
Dublin: Fitzwilliam: 7
Dublin: Glasnevin: 2
Dublin: Inn's Quay: 2
Dublin: Inns Quay: 2
Dublin: Kingstown No. 1: 1
Dublin: Kingstown No. 2: 2
Dublin: Kingstown No. 3: 2
Dublin: Malahide: 3
Dublin: Mansion House: 1
Dublin: Mountjoy: 4
Dublin: New Kilmainham: 2
Dublin: North City: 4
Dublin: North Dock: 2
Dublin: Pembroke East: 3
Dublin: Pembroke West: 5
Dublin: Rathfarnham: 1
Dublin: Rathmichael: 2
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar East: 9
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar West: 4
Dublin: Rotunda: 3
Dublin: Royal Exchange: 4
Dublin: South City: 3
Dublin: South Dock: 1
Dublin: Swords East: 2
Dublin: Tallagh: 1
Dublin: Terenure: 5
Dublin: Trinity Ward: 3
Dublin: Usher's Quay: 2
Dublin: Wood Quay (part of): 3
Fermanagh: Clonelly: 2
Fermanagh: Drumkeeran: 1
Fermanagh: Enniskillen South: 1
Fermanagh: Kesh: 1
Fermanagh: Lisnabrick: 1
Fermanagh: Magheraclumoney: 1
Fermanagh: Milltown: 1
Galway: Annaghdown: 3
Galway: Ballymoe: 1
Galway: Ballynakill: 1
Galway: Carnmore: 3
Galway: Castleffrench: 1
Galway: Clarinbridge: 1
Galway: Deerpark: 4
Galway: Dunmore South: 3
Galway: Errislannan: 1
Galway: Eyrecourt: 1
Galway: Galway East, Urban: 1
Galway: Galway North Urban: 3
Galway: Galway Rural: 1
Galway: Galway South Urban: 2
Galway: Galway West Urban: 1
Galway: Gort: 1
Galway: Headford: 3
Galway: Hillsbrook: 1
Galway: Island: 2
Galway: Killeany: 1
Galway: Killeen: 1
Galway: Killian: 1
Galway: Killoner: 2
Galway: Kilmoylan: 2
Galway: Kiltartan: 1
Galway: Kinvarra: 1
Galway: Liscananaun: 1
Galway: Raheen: 1
Galway: Taghboy: 1
Galway: Tiaquin: 1
Galway: Tuam Rural (part of): 1
Galway: Tuam Urban (part of): 1
Galway: Tynagh: 1
Kerry: Caher: 2
Kerry: Carker: 1
Kerry: Cloon: 2
Kerry: Curraghbeg: 4
Kerry: Kenmare: 1
Kerry: Kilcummin: 1
Kerry: Killarney Urban: 1
Kerry: Killorglin: 1
Kerry: Lickeen: 3
Kerry: Loughbrin: 1
Kerry: Mastergeehy: 1
Kerry: Maum: 2
Kerry: Stradbally: 1
Kerry: Tralee Urban (part of): 3
Kildare: Donadea: 1
Kildare: Kildare: 3
Kildare: Killashee: 2
Kildare: Kilpatrick: 1
Kildare: Leixlip: 1
Kildare: Newbridge Urban: 1
Kildare: Skerries: 2
Kildare: Timahoe North: 1
Kilkenny: Aughaviller: 1
Kilkenny: Ballybeagh: 1
Kilkenny: Ballycondra: 1
Kilkenny: Boolyglass: 1
Kilkenny: Callan Rural: 1
Kilkenny: Callan Urban: 2
Kilkenny: Coblaghmore: 1
Kilkenny: Fiddown: 2
Kilkenny: Kilcolumb: 1
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 1 Urban: 3
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 2 Urban: 1
Kilkenny: Kilkenny Rural: 1
Kilkenny: Kilmaganny: 2
Kilkenny: Kilmanagh: 1
Kilkenny: Piltown: 1
Kilkenny: Scotsborough Rural: 1
Kilkenny: Templeorum: 2
Kilkenny: Thomastown: 1
Kilkenny: Tullaroan: 1
King's Co.: Birr Rural: 1
King's Co.: Birr Urban: 1
King's Co.: Canfort: 1
King's Co.: Cappancar: 2
King's Co.: Clara: 1
King's Co.: Derrycooley: 1
King's Co.: Dromoyle: 1
King's Co.: Eglish: 1
King's Co.: Ettagh: 1
King's Co.: Killeigh: 1
King's Co.: Killoughy: 3
King's Co.: Tullamore Rural: 1
King's Co.: Tullamore Urban: 5
Leitrim: Drumod: 1
Leitrim: Keeldra: 2
Leitrim: Manorhamilton: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 4 Urban: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 8 Urban: 1
Londonderry: Ballymullins: 1
Londonderry: Bannbrook: 1
Londonderry: Castledawson: 1
Londonderry: Draperstown: 1
Londonderry: Dungiven: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (1): 1
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (4): 2
Londonderry: Moneymore: 1
Longford: Agharra: 2
Longford: Columbkille: 3
Longford: Drumgort: 1
Longford: Foxhall: 2
Longford: Killow: 1
Longford: Moyne: 3
Louth: Ardee Rural: 1
Louth: Ardee Town: 1
Louth: Darven: 2
Louth: Drumcar: 1
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 2: 1
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 3: 1
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 4: 1
Louth: Fair Gate: 1
Louth: West Gate: 1
Mayo: Aghamore: 1
Mayo: Ardlee: 1
Mayo: Balla: 1
Mayo: Ballindine: 1
Mayo: Ballinrobe: 3
Mayo: Ballyhaunis Urban: 1
Mayo: Bekan: 4
Mayo: Cloonmore: 1
Mayo: Cong: 3
Mayo: Coonard: 4
Mayo: Dalgan: 1
Mayo: Houndswood: 1
Mayo: Kilbeagh: 3
Mayo: Kilcommon: 3
Mayo: Kilfian West: 1
Mayo: Kilkelly: 1
Mayo: Knock North: 1
Mayo: Knock South: 4
Mayo: Loughanboy: 1
Mayo: Mayo: 1
Mayo: Shrule: 1
Mayo: Sonnagh: 1
Mayo: Toocananagh: 1
Mayo: Toomore: 1
Mayo: Urlaur: 1
Meath: Athboy: 1
Meath: Ballyboggan: 1
Meath: Drumcondra: 3
Meath: Dunboyne: 1
Meath: Dunshaughlin: 1
Meath: Kells Urban: 1
Meath: Kilcooly: 1
Meath: Loughan: 2
Meath: Moynalty: 1
Meath: Staholmog: 1
Monaghan: Carrickmacross Urban: 1
Monaghan: Clones Urban: 4
Monaghan: Cormeen: 1
Monaghan: Crossalare: 2
Monaghan: Drumhillagh: 1
Monaghan: Kilmurry: 6
Monaghan: Monaghan Rural: 1
Monaghan: Mullyash: 1
Queen's Co.: Abbeyleix: 4
Queen's Co.: Ballylynan: 1
Queen's Co.: Clonaslee: 1
Queen's Co.: Dangans: 1
Queen's Co.: Emo: 1
Queen's Co.: Mountmellick Urban: 1
Queen's Co.: Portarlington South: 1
Queen's Co.: Rosenallis: 1
Queen's Co.: Timahoe: 1
Queen's Co.: Tinnahinch: 2
Roscommon: Artagh South: 9
Roscommon: Aughrim East: 5
Roscommon: Barrymore: 1
Roscommon: Boyle Urban: 1
Roscommon: Castlereagh: 10
Roscommon: Coolougher: 1
Roscommon: Danesfort: 2
Roscommon: Elphin: 1
Roscommon: Frenchpark: 2
Roscommon: Kilbryan: 1
Roscommon: Kilcar: 3
Roscommon: Kilglass North: 1
Roscommon: Kilmacumsey: 2
Roscommon: Kilteevan: 2
Roscommon: Lackan: 1
Roscommon: Roosky: 2
Roscommon: Roscommon Rural: 2
Roscommon: Roscommon Urban: 1
Roscommon: Rossmore: 1
Roscommon: Rushfield: 1
Roscommon: Scregg: 2
Sligo: Coolaney: 1
Sligo: Killaraght: 1
Sligo: Toomour: 1
Tipperary: Ballingarry: 1
Tipperary: Ballygriffin: 1
Tipperary: Borrisoleigh: 1
Tipperary: Buolick: 1
Tipperary: Cloneen: 1
Tipperary: Clonmel East Urban: 1
Tipperary: Clonmel West Urban: 2
Tipperary: Clonoulty West: 1
Tipperary: Cooleagh: 1
Tipperary: Crohane: 2
Tipperary: Drangan: 2
Tipperary: Farranrory: 1
Tipperary: Fennor: 1
Tipperary: Garrangibbon: 2
Tipperary: Graystown: 2
Tipperary: Killenaule: 1
Tipperary: Longfordpass: 1
Tipperary: Loughmoe: 1
Tipperary: Modeshil: 1
Tipperary: New Birmingham: 5
Tipperary: Peppardstown: 1
Tipperary: Poyntstown: 2
Tipperary: Rathcabban: 1
Tipperary: Thurles Urban: 1
Tipperary: Timoney: 1
Tipperary: Two-Mile-Borris: 1
Tyrone: Athenree: 1
Tyrone: Attaclady: 1
Tyrone: Baronscourt: 2
Tyrone: Bomackatall: 1
Tyrone: Castlecaulfield: 1
Tyrone: Clonavaddy: 3
Tyrone: Corgary: 1
Tyrone: Crockanboy: 29
Tyrone: Douglasburn: 2
Tyrone: Drumharvey: 2
Tyrone: Drumquin: 7
Tyrone: Dunbreen: 2
Tyrone: Fallagh: 5
Tyrone: Glenchiel: 2
Tyrone: Glenlark: 22
Tyrone: Glenroan: 5
Tyrone: Gortin: 4
Tyrone: Greenan: 1
Tyrone: Killen: 1
Tyrone: Lislea: 7
Tyrone: Loughmuck: 1
Tyrone: Meenagh: 5
Tyrone: Mountjoy: 1
Tyrone: Mountjoy Forest East: 1
Tyrone: Moyle: 9
Tyrone: Mullagharn: 2
Tyrone: Omagh Urban: 2
Tyrone: Plumb Bridge: 5
Tyrone: Seskinore: 1
Tyrone: Stewartstown: 2
Tyrone: Strabane South, Urban: 1
Tyrone: Strabane West, Urban: 1
Tyrone: Stranagalwilly: 1
Tyrone: Trinamadan: 1
Tyrone: Tullyclunagh: 2
Tyrone: Urney, East: 1
Waterford: Ballynakill: 1
Waterford: Kilcullihan: 1
Waterford: Killea: 1
Waterford: Waterford No. 2 Urban: 2
Waterford: Waterford No. 3 Urban: 2
Waterford: Waterford No. 4 Urban (part of): 3
Waterford: Waterford No. 5 Urban: 1
Waterford: Waterford Urban No. 1: 1
Waterford: Woodstown: 1
Westmeath: Athlone West Urban: 1
Westmeath: Coole: 1
Westmeath: Jamestown: 1
Westmeath: Newtown: 1
Westmeath: Street: 1
Wexford: Ardcavan: 2
Wexford: Ballyanne: 1
Wexford: Ballycanew: 4
Wexford: Ballygarrett: 1
Wexford: Ballyhuskard: 1
Wexford: Ballymore: 2
Wexford: Bannow: 3
Wexford: Bolaboy: 1
Wexford: Clonleigh: 1
Wexford: Courtown: 2
Wexford: Drinagh: 1
Wexford: Fethard: 1
Wexford: Glynn: 1
Wexford: Gorey Rural: 2
Wexford: Horetown: 1
Wexford: Kilcomb: 1
Wexford: Killincooly: 1
Wexford: Killinick: 2
Wexford: Kilmore: 2
Wexford: Kilpatrick: 1
Wexford: Kilrush: 1
Wexford: Kilscoran: 2
Wexford: Marshalstown: 2
Wexford: Mayglass: 1
Wexford: Monaseed: 2
Wexford: New Ross, Urban: 1
Wexford: Newbawn: 1
Wexford: Tacumshin: 2
Wexford: Tintern: 1
Wexford: Tombrack: 1
Wexford: Wexford No. 2 Urban: 4
Wexford: Wexford No. 3 Urban: 1
Wexford: Wexford Rural: 2
Wexford: Wexford Urban No 1: 5
Wicklow: Bray No. 2: 1
Wicklow: Bray No. 3: 1
Wicklow: Bray No.1: 1
Wicklow: Coolboy: 1
Wicklow: Cronelea: 1
Wicklow: Kilmacanoge: 1
Wicklow: Tuckmill: 1
Wicklow: Wicklow Urban: 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

de Moiréis Morris: líonmhar i gcoitinne. Angla-Normannaigh go raibh de Marisco ortha ar dtús.Ceann de "Threabhanna na Gaillimhe" ó 1485. Bhí Michael Morris, Tiarna Chill Aithinn, ina uachtarán ar na Cluichí Oilimpeacha le déanaí (1980).
Morris Very numerous: all areas, especially South East, Midlands, Connacht. Ir. Ó Muiris (ASC), Ó Muirghis (SGG). The name is English and Scottish from first name Maurice "like a Moor". Normans, first appearing as de Marisco, they became one of the "Tribes of Galway". The name may also stand for Ó Muirgheasa, usually Morrissy. It is quite common in Ulster with a strong Scottish element. IF.
Morrish Very rare: Cork. Variant of Morris.
Ó Muirgheasa Morrissey, Morris: líonmhar: Connachta & Mumhain. Bhí clann de chuid Uí Fiachrach i Sligeach, go mbíonn Morris orthu anois. Dealraíonn sé gur Angla-Normannaigh, de Marisco, a ghin muintir Mhuirgheasa sa Mhumhain agus Laighin. Fréamh: muir + gus .i. neart mara. Litriú nua: Ó Muireasa. IF.
Ó Muirghis Morris: ar aon dul le Ó Muirgheasa.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Marris: 3
Maurice: 4
Morice: 1
Moriss: 2
Morrice: 1
Morris: 431
Morrish: 2
Morriss: 31

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