Chambers heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Ballymena (No. 2) Urban (In 34 files): 3
Antrim: Ballymena No. 3 Urban: 1
Antrim: Broughshane: 1
Antrim: Carrickfergus: 2
Antrim: Carrickfergus Urban: 1
Antrim: Clifton: 1
Antrim: Clifton, Belfast Urban No. 2: 2
Antrim: Clogh: 1
Antrim: Court Ward: 3
Antrim: Craigarogan: 2
Antrim: Cromac: 3
Antrim: Derryaghy: 1
Antrim: Dock Ward: 1
Antrim: Dock Ward (Belfast Clifton): 1
Antrim: Falls: 3
Antrim: Lisburn: 6
Antrim: Malone: 2
Antrim: Portrush Town: 1
Antrim: Prolusk: 4
Antrim: Shankill: 5
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 4
Antrim: St. George's: 7
Antrim: Stranocum: 1
Antrim: White Abbey: 1
Antrim: Windsor: 4
Antrim: Windsor Ward: 2
Antrim: Wood Vale Ward: 4
Antrim: Woodvale: 3
Armagh: Ballyaros: 1
Armagh: Belleek: 2
Armagh: Breagh: 1
Armagh: Brownlows Derry: 1
Armagh: Camlough: 4
Armagh: Carrowbrack: 1
Armagh: Drumcree: 3
Armagh: Glenanne: 1
Armagh: Keady: 2
Armagh: Kernan: 3
Armagh: Loughgall: 1
Armagh: Lurgan Urban: 3
Armagh: Markethill: 1
Armagh: Mountnorris: 1
Armagh: Mullaghbrack: 1
Armagh: Mullaglass: 1
Armagh: Mullahead (Rural): 1
Armagh: Portadown Urban: 6
Armagh: Rich Hill: 1
Cavan: Bailieborough: 3
Cavan: Ballymachugh: 1
Cavan: Termon: 1
Clare: Ballynacally: 3
Clare: Creegh: 3
Clare: Drumellihy: 5
Clare: Glenmore: 1
Clare: Killard: 1
Clare: Killofin: 2
Clare: Killone: 1
Clare: Kilmurry: 1
Clare: Kilrush Rural: 3
Clare: Kilrush Urban: 1
Clare: Knock: 2
Clare: Rahona: 1
Clare: Roadford: 1
Cork: Ballincollig: 1
Cork: Ballymackean: 1
Cork: Ballymodan: 1
Cork: Blackrock: 1
Cork: Castletown: 1
Cork: Cork No. 1 Urban: 1
Cork: Cork No. 4 Urban (part of): 1
Cork: Cork No. 5 Urban: 1
Cork: Cork No. 7 Urban: 1
Cork: Drinagh: 1
Cork: Dunderrow: 2
Cork: Dunmanway North: 2
Cork: Fermoy Urban: 1
Cork: Garranes: 2
Cork: Garrown: 4
Cork: Kilcummer: 1
Cork: Liscleary: 1
Cork: Milane: 1
Cork: Queenstown: 1
Cork: Skibbereen Urban: 1
Cork: Teadies: 4
Cork: Templemichael: 2
Cork: Timoleague: 1
Donegal: Altnapaste: 1
Donegal: Ardara: 1
Donegal: Castleforward: 1
Donegal: Cloghan: 3
Donegal: Clonleigh South: 1
Donegal: Figart: 1
Donegal: Killea: 2
Donegal: Kincraigy: 2
Donegal: Letterkenny Rural: 2
Donegal: Letterkenny Urban: 1
Donegal: Loughkeel: 3
Donegal: Manorcunningham: 1
Donegal: Newtown Cunningham: 1
Donegal: Raphoe: 3
Donegal: Redcastle: 1
Donegal: St. Johnstown: 1
Donegal: Templedouglas: 1
Donegal: Trntaghmucklagh: 1
Down: Annahilt: 3
Down: Ballybrick: 1
Down: Ballykeel: 2
Down: Banbridge East Urban: 1
Down: Banbridge Rural: 3
Down: Banbridge West Urban: 2
Down: Bangor: 2
Down: Castlewellan: 1
Down: Clonallan Upper: 1
Down: Comber: 2
Down: Coobane: 3
Down: Crossgar: 2
Down: Donacloney: 1
Down: Donaghmore: 2
Down: Downpatrick: 1
Down: Dromore Rural: 2
Down: Dromore Urban: 4
Down: Drumbeg: 3
Down: Drumgath: 1
Down: Dunmore: 2
Down: Dunsford: 2
Down: Glaskermore: 1
Down: Hillsborough: 1
Down: Hollywood Urban: 1
Down: Inch: 1
Down: Kilkeel: 4
Down: Killough: 2
Down: Kilmore: 1
Down: Kircubben: 1
Down: Magherally: 1
Down: Mullartown: 6
Down: Newry North Urban: 4
Down: Newry Rural: 3
Down: Newtownards South: 2
Down: Newtownards Urban: 2
Down: Ormeau: 13
Down: Pottinger (part of): 17
Down: Quilly: 1
Down: Rathfryland: 2
Down: Rosstrevor: 1
Down: Scarva: 1
Down: Skeagh: 5
Down: Tullylish: 10
Down: Victoria (part of): 5
Down: Waringstown: 3
Dublin: Arran Quay: 1
Dublin: Clontarf East: 1
Dublin: Clontarf West, Part of: 2
Dublin: Fitzwilliam: 1
Dublin: Inn's Quay: 4
Dublin: Inns Quay: 1
Dublin: Merchant's Quay: 1
Dublin: Merchants Quay (part of): 1
Dublin: Mountjoy: 1
Dublin: Newcastle: 1
Dublin: North Dock: 1
Dublin: Rathcoole: 1
Dublin: Rathfarnham: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar East: 5
Dublin: South City: 1
Dublin: South Dock: 2
Dublin: Trinity Ward: 1
Dublin: Usher's Quay: 1
Dublin: Wood Quay: 1
Fermanagh: Ballyreagh: 1
Fermanagh: Carnmore: 1
Fermanagh: Clabby: 2
Fermanagh: Cross: 1
Fermanagh: Derrylester: 2
Fermanagh: Enniskillen East: 1
Fermanagh: Enniskillen South: 1
Fermanagh: Florence Court: 3
Fermanagh: Irvinestown: 1
Galway: Galway West Urban: 1
Kerry: Listowel Urban: 1
Kerry: Loughcurrane: 1
Kildare: Gilltown: 1
Kilkenny: Dunmore: 1
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 2 Urban: 1
King's Co.: Kilcumreragh: 1
Leitrim: Carrick-on-Shannon: 1
Londonderry: Bondsglen: 1
Londonderry: Clady: 2
Londonderry: Coleraine: 1
Londonderry: Desertmartin: 2
Londonderry: Liberties, Lower: 2
Londonderry: Londonderry No. 3 Urban: 5
Londonderry: Londonderry No. 5 Urban: 2
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (1): 5
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (2): 1
Londonderry: Moneymore: 2
Londonderry: Slaght: 1
Louth: Greenore: 1
Mayo: Castlebar Urban: 2
Mayo: Croaghmoyle: 1
Mayo: Derryloughan: 1
Mayo: Glenhest: 1
Mayo: Killavally: 1
Mayo: Letterbrick: 1
Mayo: Newport, East: 10
Mayo: Newport, West: 6
Mayo: Pontoon: 8
Mayo: Srahmore: 9
Mayo: Westport, (Rural): 1
Mayo: Westport, Urban: 1
Meath: Drumcondra: 1
Meath: Duleek: 1
Meath: Kilmessan: 1
Monaghan: Caddagh: 1
Monaghan: Carrickmacross Rural: 1
Monaghan: Castleblayney Rural: 1
Monaghan: Cormeen: 3
Monaghan: Corracharra: 2
Monaghan: Creeve: 1
Monaghan: Drumgurra: 2
Monaghan: Tedavnet: 1
Queen's Co.: Brisha: 1
Queen's Co.: Capard: 1
Queen's Co.: Clonin: 2
Queen's Co.: Emo: 1
Queen's Co.: Lacka: 2
Queen's Co.: Mountmellick Urban: 1
Queen's Co.: Rosenallis: 1
Queen's Co.: Sallyford: 1
Queen's Co.: Shaen: 1
Roscommon: Ballygarden: 1
Roscommon: Roscommon Urban: 1
Sligo: Ballymote: 2
Sligo: Bricklieve: 1
Sligo: Dromard East: 3
Sligo: Kilmacowen: 1
Sligo: Knockarea: 1
Sligo: Sligo East: 1
Sligo: Sligo North (Urban): 1
Sligo: Sligo North Urban: 1
Sligo: Templevanny: 1
Tipperary: Tipperary Rural: 1
Tyrone: Ballyneaner: 2
Tyrone: Bernagh: 1
Tyrone: Camowen: 2
Tyrone: Carryglass: 1
Tyrone: Coagh: 1
Tyrone: Cookstown Urban: 1
Tyrone: Derrygortrevy: 1
Tyrone: Dervaghroy: 1
Tyrone: Draughton: 1
Tyrone: Dromore: 1
Tyrone: Drumharvey: 2
Tyrone: Fintona: 1
Tyrone: Greenan: 1
Tyrone: Killycolpy: 1
Tyrone: Lissan: 1
Tyrone: Loughash: 1
Tyrone: Meenagh: 1
Tyrone: Mountcastle: 1
Tyrone: Six Mile Cross: 1
Tyrone: Stewartstown: 2
Waterford: Clashmore: 1
Waterford: Waterford No. 4 Urban (part of): 1
Westmeath: Moydrum: 1
Wexford: Enniscorthy Rural: 1
Wexford: Killinick: 2
Wexford: Kilscoran: 1
Wexford: Wexford Urban No 1: 1
Wicklow: Carnew: 1

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

Chambers Very numerous: all areas, particularly Ulster. Ir. Mac Ambróis, Seambar. The former was a Scottish name in N E Ulster, usually anglicised MacCambridge. The latter of Anglo-Norman origin, i.e. de la chambre. Cognate with Chamberlain. SI.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Chamber: 5
Chambers: 270
Chambre: 2

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