Doran heads of household in the 1911 census

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

Doran Very numerous: Midlands, Ulster, Dublin etc. Ir. Ó Deoráin, deoraí, wanderer, exile and by extension, a pilgrim. A noted brehon family of Laois and one of the "Seven Septs" there. Also a grouping in Down. IF & SGG.
Ó Deoradháin Doran, Dorrian: an-líonmhar: Oir-deisceart & Lár na Tíre ach Dorrian i dTír Conaill. Ceann de "Seacht gClann Laoise" agus clú orthu mar bhreithiúna i gCúige Laighean. An bhrí: deoradh = eachtrannach nó oilithreach. IF.

DEDs where Doran and a second surname are found together


Counties, DEDs and households

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