Downey heads of household in 1901 census


DEDs and surname occurences

Antrim: Antrim Rural: 1
Antrim: Ballygomartin: 1
Antrim: Ballymena and Town and Urban District of Ballymena: 3
Antrim: Ballyscullion: 1
Antrim: Carrickfergus: 1
Antrim: Carrickfergus Rural: 1
Antrim: Castlequarter: 1
Antrim: Clifton Ward: 2
Antrim: Clifton Ward, Belfast: 2
Antrim: Clohogue: 1
Antrim: Court Ward: 4
Antrim: Cromac: 2
Antrim: Dock Ward: 2
Antrim: Drumanaway: 1
Antrim: Duncairn Ward: 1
Antrim: Duncairn Ward, Belfast: 1
Antrim: Falls: 2
Antrim: Falls Ward: 3
Antrim: Killagan: 1
Antrim: Larne: 1
Antrim: Lisburn: 6
Antrim: Randalstown: 2
Antrim: Shankhill: 1
Antrim: Smithfield: 4
Antrim: St. Anne's: 1
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 2
Antrim: St. George's Ward Belfast: 3
Antrim: Templecorran: 4
Antrim: Whitehouse: 1
Antrim: Windsor: 1
Antrim: Windsor Ward: 2
Antrim: Woodvale Ward: 4
Armagh: Armagh Town: 1
Armagh: Ballymyre: 1
Armagh: Camlough: 5
Armagh: Grange: 1
Armagh: Killymann: 2
Armagh: Lurgan Urban: 1
Armagh: Moybane: 1
Armagh: Portadown Urban: 7
Armagh: South Ward: 4
Armagh: Tynan: 1
Cavan: Ballymagauran: 2
Cavan: Cavan: 2
Cavan: Cootehill: 1
Cavan: Kingscourt: 1
Clare: Castlecrine: 1
Clare: Ennis No. 3: 1
Clare: Ennistymon: 1
Clare: Killofin: 1
Clare: Kilrush: 1
Clare: Mullough: 1
Cork: Adrigole: 2
Cork: Ardskeagh: 1
Cork: Ballingurteen: 2
Cork: Ballinspittle: 1
Cork: Ballygroman: 2
Cork: Ballymackean: 1
Cork: Bantry: 7
Cork: Bantry Rural: 1
Cork: Bere: 1
Cork: Blackrock: 2
Cork: Blarney: 1
Cork: Buttevant: 1
Cork: Cannaway: 1
Cork: Cape Clear: 1
Cork: Castleventry: 1
Cork: Charleville: 1
Cork: Clonakilty Urban: 3
Cork: Clondrohid: 1
Cork: Cloyne: 1
Cork: Coolagh: 1
Cork: Cork No. 7 Urban, West Ward: 2
Cork: Cork Urban No. 4: 12
Cork: Cork Urban No. 5: 6
Cork: Corkbeg: 2
Cork: Crookhaven: 11
Cork: Doneraile: 1
Cork: Douglas: 3
Cork: Fermoy Urban: 2
Cork: Firmount: 1
Cork: Glengarriff: 4
Cork: Goleen: 3
Cork: Gowlane: 3
Cork: Inishannon: 1
Cork: Kilbrogan: 1
Cork: Kilcaskan: 1
Cork: Kilcatherine: 3
Cork: Kilgullane: 1
Cork: Kilkerranmore: 1
Cork: Killaconenagh: 1
Cork: Killeenleigh: 1
Cork: Kinsale Urban: 1
Cork: Leitrim: 1
Cork: Mallow South Urban: 1
Cork: Mashanaglass: 1
Cork: Matehy: 1
Cork: Midleton: 1
Cork: Mitchelstown: 2
Cork: Monkstown: 1
Cork: Murragh: 1
Cork: No. 1 Urban, Centre Ward, Cork City: 1
Cork: North East Ward: 2
Cork: North West Ward: 4
Cork: Ovens: 1
Cork: Queenstown Urban No. 1: 1
Cork: Queenstown Urban No. 1: 2
Cork: Rosnalea: 1
Cork: Rostillan: 1
Cork: Saint Mary's: 2
Cork: Springfort: 1
Cork: Templemartin: 1
Cork: Templemologa: 2
Cork: Templeomalus: 1
Cork: Toormore: 4
Cork: Warrenscourt: 1
Cork: Whitechurch: 3
Donegal: Ballyshannon Urban: 2
Donegal: Birdstown: 2
Donegal: Burt: 3
Donegal: Cliff: 2
Donegal: Laghy: 1
Down: : 2
Down: Annaclone: 1
Down: Ardtanagh: 1
Down: Balloolymore: 1
Down: Ballyleany: 3
Down: Banbridge Rural: 1
Down: Blaris: 1
Down: Clonduff: 4
Down: Crobane: 1
Down: Donacloney: 1
Down: Donaghmore: 1
Down: Dromore Rural: 2
Down: Dromore Urban: 3
Down: East Urban (Banbridge): 1
Down: Gilford: 1
Down: Glen: 1
Down: Hilleborough: 1
Down: Hilltown: 3
Down: Killinchy: 2
Down: Leitrim: 1
Down: Magheralin: 3
Down: Newry North Urban: 1
Down: Newry West Urban: 3
Down: Ormeau: 4
Down: Ouley: 2
Down: Pottinger: 4
Down: Rathfriland: 15
Down: South Ward Newry: 2
Down: Tofanny: 1
Down: Tullyish: 1
Down: Upper Clonallan: 5
Down: Upper Iveagh (Lower Half): 2
Dublin: Arran Quay: 5
Dublin: Blackrock: 3
Dublin: Clondalkin: 2
Dublin: Clontarf West: 2
Dublin: Dalkey: 1
Dublin: Drumcondra: 1
Dublin: Kingstown: 1
Dublin: Mansion House: 1
Dublin: Merchants Quay: 3
Dublin: Mountjoy: 2
Dublin: New Kilmainham: 3
Dublin: North Dock: 2
Dublin: Palmerstown: 1
Dublin: Pembroke East & Donnybrook: 1
Dublin: Pembroke West: 2
Dublin: Rathmines: 1
Dublin: Rotunda: 2
Dublin: Saggart: 1
Dublin: South Dock: 4
Dublin: Trinity: 1
Dublin: Wood Quay: 3
Fermanagh: Armagh Manor: 2
Fermanagh: Belleek Town: 1
Fermanagh: Carnmore: 2
Fermanagh: Carrickmacusker: 1
Fermanagh: Castlecaldwell: 1
Fermanagh: Coolnamarrow: 2
Fermanagh: Derrysteaton: 1
Fermanagh: Rosslea: 1
Galway: Ahascragh: 1
Galway: Annaghdown: 1
Galway: Ballynagar: 3
Galway: Clifden: 1
Galway: Cloubrock: 3
Galway: Drumkeary: 2
Galway: Killeroran: 1
Galway: Kiltormer: 1
Galway: Lawrencetown: 1
Galway: Leitrim: 1
Galway: Oughterard: 2
Galway: Shankhill: 1
Kerry: Brosna: 5
Kerry: Cappagh: 3
Kerry: Carkar: 1
Kerry: Dawros: 2
Kerry: Dunloe: 1
Kerry: Gneeves: 1
Kerry: Kenmare: 1
Kerry: Kilcummin: 3
Kerry: Kilflyn: 1
Kerry: Killarney Urban: 1
Kerry: Killeentierna: 2
Kerry: Killehenny: 4
Kerry: Killorglin: 1
Kerry: Kilmurry: 2
Kerry: Knocknagashel: 1
Kerry: Loughbrin: 1
Kerry: Molahiffe: 1
Kerry: Mount Eagle: 3
Kerry: Sneem: 1
Kerry: Tarbert: 1
Kerry: Trienearagh: 1
Kildare: Athy East Urban: 1
Kildare: Athy West Urban: 4
Kildare: Balraheen: 1
Kildare: Celbridge: 2
Kildare: Newbridge: 1
Kildare: Rathernan: 1
Kildare: Robertstown: 1
Kilkenny: Ballyconra: 1
Kilkenny: Ballyragget: 2
Kilkenny: Callan Rural: 1
Kilkenny: Castlecomer: 1
Kilkenny: Coolcraheen: 2
Kilkenny: Dunbell: 2
Kilkenny: Dunmore: 1
Kilkenny: Graiguenamanagh: 1
Kilkenny: Kilmacar: 25
Kilkenny: Kilmaganny: 1
Kilkenny: Lisdowney: 1
Kilkenny: Rathbeagh: 1
King's Co.: Birr (Rural): 1
King's Co.: Birr Urban: 4
King's Co.: Cappancur: 1
King's Co.: Derryad: 2
King's Co.: Dromoyle: 1
King's Co.: Drumcullen: 1
King's Co.: Eglish: 1
King's Co.: Killeigh: 1
King's Co.: Tullamore Urban: 1
Leitrim: Belhavel: 1
Leitrim: Lurganboy: 1
Limerick: Abbeyfeale: 2
Limerick: Croom: 1
Limerick: Cullane: 1
Limerick: Dock Limerick Urban No. 4: 3
Limerick: Glensharrold: 7
Limerick: Limerick No. 1: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 3 Urban District: 2
Limerick: Limerick No. 6: 5
Limerick: Limerick South: 2
Limerick: Limerick Urban No. 2: 1
Limerick: Lismakeery: 4
Limerick: Mohernagh: 1
Limerick: Pallaskenry: 2
Limerick: Riddlestown: 1
Limerick: Shannon Ward No. 8 Limerick City: 1
Limerick: Templeglentan: 1
Londonderry: Bellaghy: 1
Londonderry: Bondsglen: 1
Londonderry: Castledawson: 1
Londonderry: Claudy: 2
Londonderry: Gulladuff: 1
Londonderry: Limavaddy: 1
Londonderry: Lower Liberties: 1
Londonderry: Magherafelt: 1
Londonderry: No. 3 Urban: 1
Londonderry: No. 4 Urban, West Ward: 5
Londonderry: South Ward No. 2 Urban: 2
Londonderry: Waterside: 1
Longford: Ballymahon: 2
Louth: Collon: 1
Louth: Drogheda Town: 3
Louth: Drumcar: 1
Louth: Dundalk Rural: 1
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 4.: 1
Louth: Fair Gate: 1
Louth: Monasterboice: 2
Louth: Mullary: 1
Louth: St. Laurence Gate: 2
Louth: St. Peter's, Drogheda: 1
Louth: Westgate, Drogheda No. 3.: 1
Mayo: Balla: 1
Mayo: Kilcolman: 2
Meath: Carricleck: 1
Meath: Duleek: 1
Meath: Grangegeeth: 1
Meath: Killary: 2
Meath: Newtown: 1
Meath: Posseckstown: 1
Meath: Rathkenny: 2
Meath: Trim Urban: 1
Monaghan: Carrickmacross (Urban): 1
Monaghan: Tedavnet: 3
Queen's Co.: Ballinakill: 1
Queen's Co.: Borris: 1
Queen's Co.: Castlecuffe: 1
Queen's Co.: Clondarrig: 1
Queen's Co.: Clonkeen: 1
Queen's Co.: Cullahill: 1
Queen's Co.: Dangans, Mountmellick Town: 2
Queen's Co.: Kilcolmanbane: 1
Queen's Co.: Maryborough Urban: 1
Queen's Co.: Portarlington South: 1
Queen's Co.: Rearymore: 3
Roscommon: Ballinasloe Urban: 3
Roscommon: Ballydangan: 1
Roscommon: Ballynamona: 1
Roscommon: Carrowreagh: 1
Roscommon: Castlesampson: 7
Roscommon: Creagh: 5
Roscommon: Moore: 1
Sligo: Cartron: 1
Tipperary: Ardfinnan: 1
Tipperary: Ballinderry: 2
Tipperary: Ballycarron: 1
Tipperary: Ballyclerahan: 1
Tipperary: Caher: 1
Tipperary: Cashel Rural: 1
Tipperary: Cashel Urban: 2
Tipperary: Clonmel East Urban: 1
Tipperary: Clonmel West Urban: 1
Tipperary: Derrygrath: 1
Tipperary: Golden: 1
Tipperary: Kilbarron: 1
Tipperary: Killavinoge: 1
Tipperary: Kilmurry: 1
Tipperary: Knockgraffon: 3
Tipperary: Lattin: 1
Tipperary: Magorban: 1
Tipperary: Peppardstown: 1
Tipperary: Rodus: 1
Tipperary: Templetouhy: 2
Tipperary: Thurles Town: 2
Tipperary: Tipperary West Urban: 1
Tipperary: Tullamain: 1
Tyrone: Ballymagran: 4
Tyrone: Ballyneaner: 1
Tyrone: Brantry: 2
Tyrone: Cookstown: 1
Tyrone: Dunnalong: 2
Tyrone: The Sandholes: 1
Waterford: Ardmore: 1
Waterford: Cappagh: 1
Waterford: Cappoquin: 1
Waterford: Drumcannon: 1
Waterford: Dungarvan No. 1: 3
Waterford: Dunhill: 1
Waterford: Kilmeadan: 1
Waterford: Modelligo: 3
Waterford: Stradbally: 1
Waterford: Tramore: 1
Waterford: Waterford Urban No. 3: 2
Waterford: Waterford Urban No. 4: 2
Westmeath: Castledaly: 1
Wexford: Ballyvaldon: 4
Wexford: Castle Talbot: 1
Wexford: Ford: 1
Wexford: Rathaspick: 1
Wicklow: Ballinderry: 1
Wicklow: Bray Town: 1

Click on the red marker on the map below for a link to the full 1901 census entry.

Surname Dictionary

Downey Very numerous: well distributed all provinces. Ir. Ó Dúnaigh, Mac Giolla Domhnaigh. A number of septs: Galway, W Cork, Kerry, the original spelling being Ó Dúnadhaigh. It is also an abbreviation of MacEldowney and Muldowney. IF & SGG.
Mac Dúnadhaigh Downey: tá meascadh in Ultaibh le Ó Maoldomhnaigh & Mac Giolla Domhnaigh, mar sin ní féidir idirdhealú a dhéanamh gan dul isteach i gcursaí ginealaigh.
Ó Dúnadhaigh Downey: líonmhar tríd an dtír: trí chlann: (1) Gaillimh, (2) Corca Laoidhe, (3) Sliabh Luachra. Tá an leagan gallda Downing orthu i gCiarraí. Litriú nua: Ó Dúnaigh.

Variants in 1901, with total occurences

Downey: 366
Downie: 10
Downy: 10

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