Foster heads of household in 1901 census

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Surname Dictionary

Forrester Quite numerous: Dublin, Ulster. English. DBS.
Forster fairly numerous: Belfast, Down, Fermanagh, Longford. English, as Forrester.
Foster numerous: Ulster, N Leinster, N Munster. English, (1) foster-parent, (2) variant of Forrester. Reaney also mentions Forseter, a shearer, as a possible derivation. DBS.

DEDs where Foster and a second surname are found together


Counties, DEDs and households

Variants in 1901, with total occurences

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