Gordon heads of household in 1901 census


DEDs and surname occurences

Antrim: Aghagallon: 1
Antrim: Antrim Rural: 3
Antrim: Antrim Urban: 3
Antrim: Ballyclare: 1
Antrim: Ballyclug: 2
Antrim: Ballyconnelly: 1
Antrim: Ballylinney: 2
Antrim: Ballymena and Town and Urban District of Ballymena: 6
Antrim: Ballymoney (Urban) and Ballymoney Urban District: 2
Antrim: Ballynure: 3
Antrim: Ballyrobin: 1
Antrim: Ballysillan: 1
Antrim: Benvarden: 1
Antrim: Broughshane: 5
Antrim: Camlin: 1
Antrim: Carnmoney: 1
Antrim: Carnmoon: 1
Antrim: Carrickfergus: 1
Antrim: Carrickfergus Rural: 2
Antrim: Clifton: 9
Antrim: Clifton Ward: 1
Antrim: Clohogue: 2
Antrim: Clough: 5
Antrim: Court Ward: 11
Antrim: Craigarogan: 2
Antrim: Croagh: 1
Antrim: Cromac: 15
Antrim: Crumlin: 1
Antrim: Derryaghey: 2
Antrim: Dervock: 1
Antrim: Dirraw: 1
Antrim: Dock Ward: 18
Antrim: Donegore: 1
Antrim: Drumanaway: 3
Antrim: Duncairn Ward: 10
Antrim: Duncairn Ward, Belfast: 6
Antrim: Dunminning: 1
Antrim: Falls: 4
Antrim: Galgorm: 4
Antrim: Glenavy: 1
Antrim: Glenravel: 1
Antrim: Glenwherry: 1
Antrim: Glynn: 1
Antrim: Islandkelly: 1
Antrim: Islandmagee: 2
Antrim: Kells: 2
Antrim: Kilbride: 1
Antrim: Killoquin Lower: 1
Antrim: Killoquin North: 1
Antrim: Kirkinriola: 8
Antrim: Knocknadona: 2
Antrim: Larne: 5
Antrim: Lisburn: 2
Antrim: Lissue: 1
Antrim: Portglanone: 1
Antrim: Portrush Urban: 1
Antrim: Raboo: 1
Antrim: Randalstown: 1
Antrim: Rushee: 2
Antrim: Shankhill: 6
Antrim: Sharvogues: 1
Antrim: Shilvodan: 1
Antrim: Slemish: 1
Antrim: Smithfield: 4
Antrim: St. Anne's: 3
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 3
Antrim: St. George's Ward Belfast: 6
Antrim: Stranocum: 1
Antrim: Templecorran: 2
Antrim: Toome Upper: 1
Antrim: Whitehouse: 3
Antrim: Windsor: 5
Antrim: Windsor Ward: 3
Antrim: Woodvale Ward: 9
Armagh: Armagh Rural: 1
Armagh: Armagh Town: 3
Armagh: Balleek: 1
Armagh: Ballyards: 1
Armagh: Ballybok: 1
Armagh: Ballysheil: 1
Armagh: Brownlows Derry: 2
Armagh: Crossmore: 2
Armagh: Glenaul: 1
Armagh: Keady Rural: 4
Armagh: Keady Town: 1
Armagh: Kernan: 4
Armagh: Killeen: 1
Armagh: Lisletrim: 1
Armagh: Lurgan Urban: 2
Armagh: Markethill: 4
Armagh: Mountnorris: 1
Armagh: Mullaghbrack: 1
Armagh: Mullaglass: 6
Armagh: Newtownhamilton: 3
Armagh: Portadown Urban: 5
Armagh: Poyntzpass: 3
Armagh: Tandragee Urban: 1
Armagh: Tynan: 6
Carlow: Graigue Urban: 1
Cavan: Bailieboro: 2
Cavan: Ballymachugh: 6
Cavan: Cavan: 1
Cavan: Cootehill: 1
Cavan: Graddum: 1
Cavan: Larah South: 1
Cavan: Skeagh: 1
Cavan: Springfield: 1
Cavan: Stradone: 1
Cavan: Taghart: 1
Clare: Clareabbey: 1
Clare: Ennis Rural: 1
Clare: Kilrush Urban: 1
Clare: Templemaley: 1
Cork: Bandon: 1
Cork: Cork Urban No. 5: 1
Cork: Fermoy Urban: 1
Cork: Mallow Rural: 1
Cork: North East Ward: 1
Cork: Tullagh: 1
Donegal: Annagary: 1
Donegal: Castlefinn: 1
Donegal: Convoy: 1
Donegal: Feddyglass: 2
Donegal: Greencastle: 1
Donegal: Killygordon: 1
Donegal: Lettermacaward: 1
Donegal: Loughkeel: 2
Donegal: Raphoe: 1
Donegal: Rathmelton: 1
Donegal: Stranorlar: 1
Donegal: Templedouglas: 1
Down: : 1
Down: Annaclone: 1
Down: Annahilt: 4
Down: Ards Upper: 4
Down: Balloolymore: 1
Down: Ballybrick: 1
Down: Ballycross: 7
Down: Ballymacbrennan: 1
Down: Ballynahinch: 3
Down: Ballyworphy: 1
Down: Banbridge Rural: 3
Down: Bangor: 9
Down: Comber: 1
Down: Crobane: 1
Down: Crossgar: 7
Down: Downpatrick: 2
Down: Downpatrick Urban: 1
Down: Dromara: 1
Down: Dromore Rural: 1
Down: Dromore Urban: 2
Down: Drumgath: 1
Down: Dunmore: 4
Down: East Urban (Banbridge): 1
Down: Gaevaghy: 1
Down: Gilford: 1
Down: Glaskermore: 1
Down: Glassdrummon: 4
Down: Holywood: 2
Down: Inch: 5
Down: Kilkeel: 3
Down: Killaney: 2
Down: Killyleagh: 3
Down: Kilmore: 1
Down: Kircubbin: 1
Down: Magherally: 2
Down: Maze: 1
Down: Mullarton: 21
Down: Newry North Urban: 2
Down: Newry Rural: 1
Down: Newry West Urban: 2
Down: Newtownards Urban: 11
Down: Olley: 1
Down: Ormeau: 12
Down: Ouley: 1
Down: Pottinger: 20
Down: Quilly: 1
Down: Quintin: 1
Down: Rossconnor: 1
Down: Saintfield: 4
Down: South Ward Newry: 1
Down: Tullyish: 4
Down: Tyrella: 1
Down: Victoria: 17
Down: Waringstown: 1
Down: West Urban (Banbridge): 1
Dublin: Arran Quay: 5
Dublin: Castleknock: 1
Dublin: Clontarf East: 1
Dublin: Clontarf West: 1
Dublin: Donabate: 1
Dublin: Fitzwilliam: 4
Dublin: Glasthule: 3
Dublin: Inns Quay: 1
Dublin: Killiney: 1
Dublin: Kingstown: 1
Dublin: Mansion House: 2
Dublin: Merchants Quay: 3
Dublin: Mountjoy: 2
Dublin: New Kilmainham: 1
Dublin: North City: 2
Dublin: North Dock: 1
Dublin: Pembroke West: 4
Dublin: Rathmichael: 1
Dublin: Rathmines: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar East: 5
Dublin: Rotunda: 4
Dublin: Royal Exchange: 2
Dublin: South Dock: 1
Dublin: Ushers Quay: 3
Dublin: Wood Quay: 3
Fermanagh: Churchill: 2
Fermanagh: Enniskillen Urban: 1
Fermanagh: Gardenhill: 2
Fermanagh: Lattoon: 2
Fermanagh: Monea: 1
Fermanagh: Rosslea: 8
Galway: Ahascragh: 1
Galway: Ballynakill: 1
Galway: Castle Ffrench: 4
Galway: Cloonkeen: 1
Galway: Cloubrock: 1
Galway: Derryglassaun: 1
Galway: Killian: 5
Galway: Lettermore: 3
Galway: Liscananaun: 2
Galway: Marble Hill: 1
Galway: Monivea: 2
Galway: Mount Bellew: 1
Galway: Oatfield: 1
Galway: Pallas: 1
Galway: Portumna: 1
Galway: Shankhill: 9
Galway: Sillerna: 2
Galway: Tynagh: 1
Kerry: Tarbert: 1
Kildare: Naas Urban: 1
Kildare: Robertstown: 4
Kilkenny: Earlstown: 1
Kilkenny: Powerstown: 1
King's Co.: Ballyshear: 2
King's Co.: Clara: 1
King's Co.: Edenderry: 1
King's Co.: Portarlington North: 3
Leitrim: Ballaghameehan: 4
Leitrim: Corrala: 1
Leitrim: Glenaniff: 2
Leitrim: Glenboy: 1
Leitrim: Glencar: 4
Leitrim: Kiltyclogher: 3
Leitrim: Manorhamilton: 1
Limerick: Dock Limerick Urban No. 4: 1
Londonderry: Ballymoghan: 1
Londonderry: Claudy: 1
Londonderry: Coleraine: 2
Londonderry: Fruithill: 4
Londonderry: Kilrea: 1
Londonderry: Limavaddy: 1
Londonderry: Lislane: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban No. 1: 1
Londonderry: Lough Enagh: 1
Londonderry: Lower Liberties: 1
Londonderry: Moneymore: 1
Londonderry: Myroe: 1
Londonderry: No. 3 Urban: 3
Londonderry: No. 4 Urban, West Ward: 1
Londonderry: Tamlaght: 7
Londonderry: Upper Liberties: 1
Longford: Ballymahon: 1
Longford: Longford No. 2 Urban: 1
Louth: Dromiskin: 1
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 1: 1
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 3: 2
Mayo: Ballaghaderreen: 6
Mayo: Ballina Rural: 2
Mayo: Ballina Urban: 2
Mayo: Ballysakeery: 1
Mayo: Clare Island: 1
Mayo: Claremorris: 1
Mayo: Deel: 1
Mayo: Emlagh: 1
Mayo: Killala: 1
Mayo: Loughanboy: 1
Mayo: Newport West: 1
Mayo: Strade: 2
Mayo: Turlough: 1
Mayo: Urlaur: 2
Meath: Burry: 1
Meath: Trohanny: 3
Monaghan: Aghabog: 1
Monaghan: Ballybay Rural: 1
Monaghan: Ballymackney: 1
Monaghan: Bellanode: 2
Monaghan: Carrickaslane: 1
Monaghan: Carrickmacross (Urban): 1
Monaghan: Castleblayney Urban: 1
Monaghan: Clones Rural: 1
Monaghan: Clones Urban: 2
Monaghan: Clontibret: 1
Monaghan: Drumhillagh: 1
Monaghan: Killeevan: 1
Monaghan: Kilmurry: 1
Monaghan: Monaghan Rural: 1
Monaghan: Mullyash: 1
Monaghan: St. Tierney: 1
Queen's Co.: Sallyford: 1
Roscommon: Artagh North: 3
Roscommon: Ballinlough: 1
Roscommon: Baslick: 2
Roscommon: Bellanagare: 1
Roscommon: Boyle Urban: 3
Roscommon: Breedoge: 1
Roscommon: Carrowduff: 1
Roscommon: Castlereagh: 1
Roscommon: Cloonfower: 1
Roscommon: Coolougher: 1
Roscommon: Fairymount: 8
Roscommon: Frenchpark: 2
Roscommon: Kilglass North: 1
Roscommon: Killusken: 2
Roscommon: Kiltoom: 2
Roscommon: Scregg: 1
Sligo: Aghanagh: 1
Sligo: Ardmaree South: 1
Sligo: Buncrowey: 2
Sligo: Castleconor West: 1
Sligo: Cliffony North: 1
Sligo: Easky East: 1
Sligo: Easky West: 6
Sligo: Glendarragh: 1
Sligo: Kilglass: 5
Sligo: Kilshalvy: 1
Sligo: Leitrim: 1
Sligo: Rathmacurkey: 3
Sligo: Sligo Town in 19 files: 2
Sligo: Sligo West Urban: 1
Tyrone: Augher: 1
Tyrone: Ballymagorry: 1
Tyrone: Bomackatall: 1
Tyrone: Caledon: 2
Tyrone: Camowen: 1
Tyrone: Camus: 3
Tyrone: Clogher: 1
Tyrone: Coagh: 3
Tyrone: Dromore: 1
Tyrone: Drumquin: 1
Tyrone: Dunnamanagh: 2
Tyrone: Gortgranagh: 2
Tyrone: Lislea: 2
Tyrone: Mountcastle: 2
Tyrone: Moy: 2
Tyrone: Mullaghslin: 1
Tyrone: Newtown Stewart: 1
Tyrone: Plumbridge: 1
Tyrone: Strabane: 1
Tyrone: Tullyvar: 1
Tyrone: Urney, East: 1
Tyrone: West Longfield: 2
Waterford: Lismore Rural: 1
Waterford: Waterford Urban No. 2: 1
Westmeath: Athlone Urban (W): 1
Westmeath: Coole: 1
Westmeath: Mullingar North Urban: 1
Westmeath: Mullingar Rural: 1
Wexford: Artramon: 1
Wexford: Enniscorthy Rural: 1
Wexford: Gorey Urban: 1
Wexford: Huntingtown: 1
Wexford: Killann: 1
Wexford: Killesk: 1
Wexford: Kilmallock: 3
Wexford: New Ross Rural: 1
Wexford: New Ross Urban: 2
Wexford: The Leap: 1
Wexford: Wells: 1
Wexford: Wexford Urban: 1
Wexford: Wexford Urban No. 2: 1
Wicklow: Bray Town: 1
Wicklow: Dunlavin: 1
Wicklow: Shillelagh: 1
Wicklow: Tinahely: 1
Wicklow: Wicklow Town: 1

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

Surname Dictionary

de Gordún Gordon: an-líonmhar: oirthear Uladh ach go h-áirithe. Dream mór Albanach a tháinig go Cúige Uladh sa 17 céad. Tugadh an sloinne ar Mag Muirneacháin i Maigh Eo.
Gordon Very numerous: all provinces, mainly E Ulster. Ir. de Górdún. This well-known Scottish name first appeared in 12 cent on the Border as "de Gordun". They came to Ireland in the plantation of the 17 cent. The name is an anglicisation of Mag Mhuirneacháin & Mórbhoirneach in Connacht, which may account for its presence there. SGG.
Mag Mhuirneacháin Gordon: líonmhar: Connachta-Tír Chonaill. "Mag Guarnacháin" i gcaint na ndaoine i Maigh Eo. Féach Mórbhóirneach, leis. Ní léir cén bhaint atá acu lena chéile.

Variants in 1901, with total occurences

Gordan: 56
Gorden: 10
Gordon: 384
Gorton: 1

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