Shiels heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Ballyclug: 2
Antrim: Ballymoney: 1
Antrim: Clifton: 1
Antrim: Dock Ward (Belfast Clifton): 1
Antrim: Duncairn Ward: 1
Antrim: Falls: 1
Antrim: Killoquin: 2
Antrim: Seacon: 2
Antrim: Smithfield: 1
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 1
Armagh: Annaghmore: 1
Armagh: Poyntz Pass: 1
Cavan: Arvagh: 1
Cavan: Cootehill Town: 1
Cavan: Corr: 1
Cavan: Cuttragh: 1
Cavan: Grilly: 1
Cavan: Kilgolagh: 2
Cavan: Scrabby: 1
Cavan: Skeagh: 1
Cavan: Swanlinbar: 1
Cork: Ballymurphy: 1
Cork: Clonakilty: 1
Cork: Youghal Urban: 1
Donegal: Altnapaste: 1
Donegal: Ardmalin: 3
Donegal: Ballyshannon: 1
Donegal: Carrickart: 3
Donegal: Convoy: 3
Donegal: Creenasmear: 1
Donegal: Culdaff: 2
Donegal: Doe Castle: 1
Donegal: Dunlewy: 3
Donegal: Fanad North: 4
Donegal: Fanad West: 7
Donegal: Feddyglass: 1
Donegal: Glen: 5
Donegal: Greenfort: 2
Donegal: Killygordan: 1
Donegal: Kilmacrenan: 1
Donegal: Rosguill: 1
Donegal: Rosnakill: 1
Donegal: St. Johnstown: 1
Donegal: Termon: 1
Down: Ballygowan: 1
Down: Kilkeel: 1
Down: Newry South: 1
Down: Pottinger (part of): 3
Down: Warrenpoint: 1
Dublin: Arran Quay: 3
Dublin: Balscadden: 1
Dublin: Coolock: 1
Dublin: Drumcondra Rural, Part of: 1
Dublin: Inn's Quay: 1
Dublin: Inns Quay: 2
Dublin: Kingstown No. 2: 1
Dublin: Merchant's Quay: 1
Dublin: Mountjoy: 6
Dublin: North Dock: 3
Dublin: Pembroke West: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar East: 1
Dublin: Royal Exchange: 1
Dublin: South Dock: 2
Dublin: Trinity Ward: 1
Dublin: Usher's Quay: 1
Dublin: Wood Quay: 1
Dublin: Wood Quay (part of): 1
Fermanagh: Armagh Manor: 1
Fermanagh: Kinawley: 1
Galway: Clontuskert: 3
Galway: Galway South Urban: 1
Kildare: Rathernan: 1
Kildare: Skerries: 5
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 1 Urban: 1
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 2 Urban: 1
King's Co.: Lusmagh: 2
Limerick: Ardagh: 1
Limerick: Ballysimon: 1
Limerick: Glensharrold: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 6 Urban: 2
Limerick: Limerick No. 8 Urban: 1
Londonderry: Agivey: 1
Londonderry: Coleraine: 1
Londonderry: Dungiven: 1
Londonderry: Feeny: 1
Londonderry: Kilrea: 4
Londonderry: Londonderry No. 3 Urban: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry No. 5 Urban: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (1): 2
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (2): 1
Londonderry: Maghera: 12
Londonderry: Magherafelt: 1
Londonderry: Owenreagh: 1
Londonderry: Portstewart: 1
Londonderry: Swatragh: 2
Londonderry: Tamlaght: 1
Londonderry: The Grove: 1
Louth: Ardee Rural: 1
Louth: Carlingford: 3
Louth: Greenore: 1
Louth: St. Laurence Gate: 1
Louth: Tallanstown: 1
Meath: Drumcondra: 1
Meath: Grennanstown: 1
Meath: Kentstown: 2
Meath: Laracor: 1
Meath: Navan Rural: 1
Meath: Painestown: 1
Meath: Rahinstown: 2
Meath: Stackallan: 1
Meath: Teltown: 1
Monaghan: Carrickatee: 1
Monaghan: Clones Urban: 1
Monaghan: Drumsnat: 1
Monaghan: Killeevan: 1
Queen's Co.: Ballinakill: 1
Queen's Co.: Luggagurren: 1
Roscommon: Roscommon Rural: 1
Sligo: Cliffony South: 1
Tipperary: Bansha: 1
Tipperary: Kilfeakle: 1
Tyrone: Moorfield: 2
Westmeath: Hilltown: 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

Ó Siadhail rare: Dublin etc. Ir.Lang. See Shiel.
Ó Siadhail Shiel(s): Shields: líonmhar: Doire-Tír Chonaill, Oir-dheisceart, Gaillimh & rl. Clann leighis a bhain clú amach go forleathan. Mhaíodar sinsearacht ó Mhaine, mac le Niall Naoi-ghiallach; bhí clann díobh chun tosaigh in Uíbh Fhailí. Le déanaí, bhí George Shiels (1886-1949) ina dhrámadóir iomráiteach agus, gan amhras, cuimhneófar ar William Shiels, aisteoir, faoin ainm stáitse "Barry Fitzgerald" (1888-1961) in an iliomad scannán.
Sheils numerous: South East, N Leinster, Connacht. Ir. Ó Siadhail. They were known as a medical family in Donegal and Offaly. Variants : Shiel, Shields, Shiels. SGG & IF.
Shiel fairly numerous: South East, Midlands, Galway-Mayo etc. Ir. Ó Siadhail. Also as Shiels and Shields, q.v.
Shields numerous: Ulster, especially Derry, also N Leinster, Galway, Donegal. Ir. Ó Siadhail. They were hereditary physicians in Donegal-Derry and Offaly. IF.
Shiels numerous: all areas except Cork, especially Derry-Donegal. Ir. Ó Siadhail. See Shields.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Shealds: 1
Sheals: 16
Sheil: 108
Sheilds: 37
Sheill: 10
Sheills: 4
Sheils: 118
Shiel: 89
Shield: 6
Shields: 194
Shiele: 1
Shiell: 1
Shiells: 7
Shiels: 123

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