Dempsey heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Ardclinis: 1
Antrim: Ballycastle: 1
Antrim: Ballyconnelly: 1
Antrim: Ballycor: 1
Antrim: Ballymena No. 3 Urban: 1
Antrim: Ballymena Town: 1
Antrim: Ballymoney: 2
Antrim: Ballynure: 1
Antrim: Belfast East: 2
Antrim: Carncastle: 3
Antrim: Clifton: 4
Antrim: Clogh: 1
Antrim: Corkey: 1
Antrim: Court Ward: 1
Antrim: Dock Ward: 1
Antrim: Dock Ward (Belfast Clifton): 1
Antrim: Duncairn: 1
Antrim: Duncairn Ward: 3
Antrim: Falls: 5
Antrim: Galgorm: 4
Antrim: Glenarm: 3
Antrim: Glencloy: 1
Antrim: Glynn: 1
Antrim: Killoquin: 1
Antrim: Kilroghts: 2
Antrim: Larne: 1
Antrim: Lisburn: 1
Antrim: Lisnagarran: 3
Antrim: Portglenone: 1
Antrim: Portrush Rural: 1
Antrim: Rashee: 1
Antrim: Shankill: 3
Antrim: Smithfield: 2
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 1
Antrim: The Vow: 1
Antrim: White Abbey: 1
Antrim: Woodvale: 1
Armagh: Lurgan Urban: 1
Armagh: Mullahead (Rural): 1
Carlow: Carlow Rural: 1
Carlow: Carlow Urban: 1
Carlow: Cranemore: 1
Carlow: Hacketstown: 2
Carlow: Haroldstown: 3
Carlow: Johnstown: 1
Carlow: Kellistown: 1
Carlow: Killerig: 1
Carlow: Leighlinbridge: 1
Carlow: Nurney: 1
Carlow: Rathvilly: 2
Carlow: Tullow Rural: 1
Carlow: Tullow Urban: 1
Carlow: Tullowbeg: 1
Cavan: Ballyhaise: 1
Cavan: Cavan Urban: 1
Cavan: Cootehill Rural: 7
Cavan: Cootehill Town: 1
Cavan: Corraneary: 1
Cavan: Kingscourt: 1
Cavan: Knappagh: 1
Cavan: Milltown: 1
Cavan: Tullyvin East (Rural): 1
Clare: Kilmurry: 1
Cork: Ballinspittle: 2
Cork: Ballybane: 1
Cork: Ballycottin: 1
Cork: Ballydehob: 1
Cork: Ballyfeard: 1
Cork: Ballymackean: 9
Cork: Ballymodan: 2
Cork: Bandon Town: 2
Cork: Bantry Urban: 1
Cork: Bishopstown: 1
Cork: Blackrock: 1
Cork: Bredagh: 1
Cork: Brinny: 1
Cork: Buttevant: 1
Cork: Carrigaline: 2
Cork: Carrigbaun: 6
Cork: Castlehyde: 1
Cork: Castlelyons: 1
Cork: Charleville: 1
Cork: Clonakilty Urban: 1
Cork: Clonfert West: 1
Cork: Cloyne: 1
Cork: Coole: 1
Cork: Coolmain: 1
Cork: Cork No. 2: 1
Cork: Cork No. 3 Urban: 2
Cork: Cork No. 4 Urban (part of): 5
Cork: Cork No. 5 Urban: 2
Cork: Corkbeg: 1
Cork: Courtmacsherry: 2
Cork: Drinagh: 1
Cork: Dromdaleague South: 1
Cork: Farranbrien: 4
Cork: Fermoy Rural: 1
Cork: Fermoy Urban: 3
Cork: Garranes: 2
Cork: Kilfaughnabeg: 3
Cork: Kilmaloda West: 1
Cork: Kinsale Rural: 2
Cork: Kinsale Urban: 3
Cork: Knockakagh: 1
Cork: Knockroe: 1
Cork: Macroom: 1
Cork: Mallow South Urban: 1
Cork: Mountrivers: 1
Cork: Queenstown: 2
Cork: Queenstown No. 2 Urban: 2
Cork: Rosscarbery: 3
Cork: Skibbereen Urban: 2
Cork: Skull: 2
Cork: Tullagh: 1
Cork: Woodfort: 1
Down: Bangor: 1
Down: Downpatrick: 1
Down: Moira: 1
Down: Newtownards Urban: 1
Down: Pottinger (part of): 6
Down: Victoria (part of): 5
Dublin: Arran Quay: 8
Dublin: Balbriggan Urban, Part of: 1
Dublin: Blanchardstown: 1
Dublin: Castleknock: 2
Dublin: Clondalkin: 1
Dublin: Clonsilla: 2
Dublin: Clontarf West: 1
Dublin: Clontarf West, Part of: 1
Dublin: Dundrum: 1
Dublin: Fitzwilliam: 6
Dublin: Glasnevin: 1
Dublin: Glasnevin Rural: 1
Dublin: Howth: 2
Dublin: Inn's Quay: 4
Dublin: Inns Quay: 4
Dublin: Kingstown No. 3: 1
Dublin: Kingstown No. 4: 1
Dublin: Lucan: 2
Dublin: Lusk: 1
Dublin: Mansion House: 4
Dublin: Merchant's Quay: 9
Dublin: Merchants Quay (part of): 5
Dublin: Mountjoy: 11
Dublin: New Kilmainham: 1
Dublin: North City: 1
Dublin: North Dock: 17
Dublin: Pembroke East: 1
Dublin: Pembroke West: 1
Dublin: Rathcoole: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar East: 8
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar West: 3
Dublin: Rotunda: 8
Dublin: Royal Exchange: 5
Dublin: Rush: 1
Dublin: South Dock: 12
Dublin: Swords East: 3
Dublin: Swords West: 1
Dublin: Terenure: 1
Dublin: Trinity Ward: 5
Dublin: Usher's Quay: 13
Dublin: Wood Quay: 3
Dublin: Wood Quay (part of): 5
Galway: Abbey East: 2
Galway: Abbey West: 1
Galway: Abbeygormacan: 1
Galway: Annagh: 1
Galway: Belleville: 2
Galway: Cappalusk: 1
Galway: Clifden: 1
Galway: Colmanstown: 1
Galway: Cooloo: 8
Galway: Derryglassaun: 2
Galway: Galway South Urban: 1
Galway: Island: 1
Galway: Kellysgrove: 1
Galway: Kilconierin: 1
Galway: Kilmeen: 1
Galway: Kiltullagh: 1
Galway: Lisheenavalla: 1
Galway: Meelick: 2
Galway: Mounthazel: 1
Galway: Moyne: 1
Galway: Tuam Urban (part of): 1
Galway: Woodford: 1
Kerry: Brosna: 2
Kildare: Athy East, Urban: 4
Kildare: Ballybrack: 1
Kildare: Burtown: 1
Kildare: Carbury: 3
Kildare: Carrigeen: 1
Kildare: Castledermot: 2
Kildare: Celbridge: 1
Kildare: Clane: 1
Kildare: Cloncurry: 1
Kildare: Donore: 3
Kildare: Downings: 1
Kildare: Drehid: 1
Kildare: Dunmanoge: 1
Kildare: Graney: 1
Kildare: Harristown: 2
Kildare: Inchaquire: 2
Kildare: Kilcock: 1
Kildare: Kilcullen: 1
Kildare: Kildare: 3
Kildare: Killashee: 1
Kildare: Lackagh: 1
Kildare: Ladytown: 2
Kildare: Leixlip: 1
Kildare: Lullymore: 2
Kildare: Maynooth: 5
Kildare: Monasterevin: 1
Kildare: Morristownbiller: 6
Kildare: Narragh More: 1
Kildare: Newbridge Rural: 6
Kildare: Newbridge Urban: 6
Kildare: Nurney: 2
Kildare: Oldconnell: 2
Kildare: Pollardstown: 1
Kildare: Quinsborough: 1
Kildare: Rathangan: 4
Kildare: Rathernan: 2
Kildare: Skerries: 3
Kildare: Usk: 1
Kilkenny: Castlebanny: 2
Kilkenny: Castlegannon: 1
Kilkenny: Dinnamaggan: 1
Kilkenny: Dunbell: 1
Kilkenny: Kells: 2
Kilkenny: Kilmaganny: 2
Kilkenny: Muckalee: 1
Kilkenny: Thomastown: 2
King's Co.: Aghancon: 2
King's Co.: Birr Urban: 1
King's Co.: Brachnagh: 6
King's Co.: Cappancar: 2
King's Co.: Clonbulloge: 1
King's Co.: Clonmore: 2
King's Co.: Clonygowan: 1
King's Co.: Dromoyle: 1
King's Co.: Edenderry Rural: 4
King's Co.: Edenderry Urban: 6
King's Co.: Esker: 2
King's Co.: Geashill: 1
King's Co.: Gorteen: 1
King's Co.: Hammerlane: 2
King's Co.: Killeigh: 1
King's Co.: Letter: 1
King's Co.: Lusmagh: 1
King's Co.: Mountbriscoe: 1
King's Co.: O'Dempsey: 1
King's Co.: Portarlington North: 6
King's Co.: Raheenakeeran: 5
King's Co.: Rathfeston: 1
King's Co.: Screggan: 2
King's Co.: Shannon Harbour: 1
King's Co.: Tullamore Urban: 5
Leitrim: Yugan: 1
Limerick: Adare North: 1
Limerick: Craggs: 3
Limerick: Crecora: 2
Limerick: Croagh: 5
Limerick: Limerick No. 3 Urban: 1
Limerick: Loghill: 1
Limerick: Rathmore: 1
Londonderry: Agivey: 15
Londonderry: Banagher: 1
Londonderry: Bellaghy: 1
Londonderry: Bovagh: 1
Londonderry: Clady: 1
Londonderry: Coleraine: 1
Londonderry: Drumcroon: 2
Londonderry: Garvagh: 1
Londonderry: Glenkeen: 1
Londonderry: Hervey Hill: 1
Londonderry: Kilrea: 5
Londonderry: Moneyhaw: 1
Londonderry: Tamlaght: 1
Longford: Ardagh West: 1
Longford: Ballymuigh: 1
Longford: Cashel East: 1
Longford: Granard Rural: 1
Longford: Kilglass: 1
Longford: Longford No. 1 Urban: 1
Longford: Longford No. 2 Urban: 1
Longford: Rathcline: 1
Louth: Ardee Town: 1
Louth: Fair Gate (Part of): 1
Louth: St. Laurence Gate: 2
Louth: St. Peter's (part of): 1
Louth: Termonfeckin: 1
Mayo: Ardnaree South: 3
Mayo: Attymass East: 6
Mayo: Attymass West: 1
Mayo: Balla: 2
Mayo: Ballina Urban: 2
Mayo: Ballinafad: 2
Mayo: Bellavary: 1
Mayo: Belmullet: 1
Mayo: Brackloon: 2
Mayo: Callow: 1
Mayo: Cuildoo: 3
Mayo: Derry: 3
Mayo: Kilgarvin: 1
Mayo: Killala: 1
Mayo: Meelick: 1
Mayo: Newbrook: 1
Mayo: Sallymount: 3
Mayo: Sraheen: 2
Mayo: Swineford: 2
Mayo: Toomore: 3
Meath: Ardbraccan: 1
Meath: Ardnamullan: 1
Meath: Donaghpatrick: 1
Meath: Drumcondra: 2
Meath: Navan Rural: 1
Meath: Rathfeigh: 1
Meath: Rathmolyon: 1
Meath: Rathmore: 1
Meath: Skreen: 2
Meath: Stamullin: 1
Meath: Trim Urban: 1
Monaghan: Clones Urban: 1
Monaghan: Cormeen: 8
Monaghan: Enagh: 1
Monaghan: Monaghan Urban: 1
Queen's Co.: Ardough: 2
Queen's Co.: Ballybrittas: 1
Queen's Co.: Ballycarroll: 1
Queen's Co.: Ballyfin: 3
Queen's Co.: Ballylynan: 1
Queen's Co.: Ballyroan: 1
Queen's Co.: Cappalough: 1
Queen's Co.: Clonaslee: 3
Queen's Co.: Dangans: 2
Queen's Co.: Donaghmore: 1
Queen's Co.: Durrow: 2
Queen's Co.: Emo: 2
Queen's Co.: Garrymore: 1
Queen's Co.: Grantstown: 1
Queen's Co.: Jamestown: 1
Queen's Co.: Killabban: 1
Queen's Co.: Kilmullen: 2
Queen's Co.: Maryborough Rural: 1
Queen's Co.: Maryborough Urban: 2
Queen's Co.: Meelick: 1
Queen's Co.: Mountmellick Rural: 1
Queen's Co.: Mountmellick Urban: 6
Queen's Co.: Mountrath: 1
Queen's Co.: Moyanna: 2
Queen's Co.: Newtown: 2
Queen's Co.: Portarlington South: 3
Queen's Co.: Rathaspick: 1
Queen's Co.: Rearymore: 5
Queen's Co.: Sallyford: 3
Queen's Co.: Stradbally: 2
Queen's Co.: Timogue: 1
Roscommon: Annaghmore: 1
Roscommon: Ballinasloe Urban: 1
Roscommon: Ballinlough: 2
Roscommon: Ballintober: 1
Roscommon: Barrymore: 1
Roscommon: Bellanagare: 1
Roscommon: Carrowduff: 1
Roscommon: Castleplunket: 1
Roscommon: Castlereagh: 1
Roscommon: Cloonyquin: 2
Roscommon: Kilgefin: 2
Roscommon: Kilglass South: 1
Roscommon: Killavackan: 1
Roscommon: Killukin: 1
Roscommon: Lissonuffy: 2
Roscommon: Roscommon Rural: 1
Sligo: Ardnaree North: 2
Sligo: Rathmacurke: 1
Sligo: Tobercurry: 1
Tipperary: Ballycahill: 1
Tipperary: Ballysheehan: 1
Tipperary: Clonmel West Urban: 3
Tipperary: Clonoulty East: 1
Tipperary: Drom: 1
Tipperary: Garrangibbon: 1
Tipperary: Holycross: 1
Tipperary: Kilcash: 4
Tipperary: Kilsheelan: 1
Tipperary: Littleton: 1
Tipperary: Magorban: 1
Tipperary: Nenagh West Urban: 1
Tipperary: Templemore Urban: 2
Tipperary: Thurles Urban: 1
Tipperary: Tubbrid: 3
Tipperary: Tullamain: 1
Tyrone: Cookstown Urban: 1
Tyrone: Tullyvar: 1
Waterford: Cappoquin: 2
Waterford: Comeragh: 1
Waterford: Dungarvan No. 1 Urban: 1
Waterford: St. Mary's: 1
Waterford: Waterford No. 2 Urban: 2
Waterford: Waterford No. 3 Urban: 1
Waterford: Waterford No. 4 Urban: 1
Waterford: Waterford No. 5 Urban: 1
Westmeath: Athlone East Urban: 1
Westmeath: Clonarney: 2
Westmeath: Drumraney: 1
Westmeath: Griffinstown: 1
Westmeath: Kinnegad: 1
Westmeath: Lauree: 1
Westmeath: Moate: 1
Westmeath: Rahugh: 1
Wexford: Ardcavan: 1
Wexford: Balloughter: 1
Wexford: Ballycanew: 2
Wexford: Ballygarrett: 3
Wexford: Ballyhoge: 1
Wexford: Ballyhuskard: 14
Wexford: Ballyvaldon: 9
Wexford: Bolaboy: 12
Wexford: Bree: 1
Wexford: Cahore: 1
Wexford: Carrick: 1
Wexford: Castle Ellis: 6
Wexford: Castle Talbot: 11
Wexford: Castleboro': 1
Wexford: Castledockrell: 1
Wexford: Coolgreany: 1
Wexford: Courtown: 1
Wexford: Drinagh: 1
Wexford: Duncormick: 1
Wexford: Edermine: 4
Wexford: Enniscorthy Rural: 3
Wexford: Enniscorthy Urban: 13
Wexford: Ferns: 1
Wexford: Ford: 2
Wexford: Forth: 1
Wexford: Gorey Rural: 2
Wexford: Gorey Urban: 4
Wexford: Kilcomb: 1
Wexford: Kilcormick: 2
Wexford: Killann: 1
Wexford: Killenagh: 4
Wexford: Killincooly: 10
Wexford: Killmallock: 3
Wexford: Killurin: 1
Wexford: Mayglass: 1
Wexford: Monamolin: 1
Wexford: Monaseed: 1
Wexford: Moyacomb: 1
Wexford: New Ross, Urban: 2
Wexford: Newtownbarry: 3
Wexford: Rossminoge: 1
Wexford: St. Mary's: 3
Wexford: The Harrow: 1
Wexford: The Leap: 1
Wexford: Tinnacross: 1
Wexford: Tombrack: 1
Wexford: Tomhaggard: 1
Wexford: Wells: 6
Wexford: Wexford No. 2 Urban: 3
Wexford: Wexford No. 3 Urban: 3
Wexford: Wexford Rural: 2
Wexford: Wexford Urban No 1: 3
Wexford: Whitechurch: 1
Wicklow: Arklow Rural: 3
Wicklow: Arklow Urban No. 1: 1
Wicklow: Ballyarthur: 1
Wicklow: Ballybeg: 1
Wicklow: Bray No. 2: 3
Wicklow: Bray No. 3: 1
Wicklow: Bray No.1: 1
Wicklow: Carnew: 1
Wicklow: Coolballintaggart: 1
Wicklow: Cronelea: 1
Wicklow: Dunlavin: 2
Wicklow: Glenealy: 1
Wicklow: Hollywood: 1
Wicklow: Killinure: 1
Wicklow: Money: 1
Wicklow: Newcastle Upper: 1
Wicklow: Powerscourt: 1
Wicklow: Rathdangan: 1
Wicklow: Shillelagh: 1
Wicklow: The Grange: 1
Wicklow: Tinahely: 1
Wicklow: Tuckmill: 2
Wicklow: Wicklow Rural: 1
Wicklow: Wicklow Urban: 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

Dempsey Very numerous: Midlands, Ulster and generally. Ir. Ó Díomasaigh (proud). The sept was seated in Clanmalier, Laois-Offaly, until dispossessed in 17 cent. IF.
Ó Díomasaigh Dempsey: an-líonmhar: Lár na Tíre, Cúige Uladh & rl. Bhí siad suite i Laois-Uíbh Fhailí ar theacht na Normannach agus d'fhanadar ann go dtí gur chailleadar a gcuid tailte sa 17 céad. Brí: díomasach = uaibhreach. IF.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Dempsay: 2
Dempsey: 487
Dempsy: 35
Demsey: 2
Dimpsey: 3
O'Dempsey: 3

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