Hurst heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Clifton: 1
Antrim: Cromac: 1
Antrim: Portrush Town: 1
Antrim: Shankill: 1
Antrim: St. George's: 2
Antrim: Windsor Ward: 1
Armagh: Annaghmore: 1
Armagh: Kernan: 1
Armagh: Lurgan Urban: 1
Armagh: Portadown Urban: 1
Clare: Kilfearagh: 1
Clare: Moveen: 1
Cork: Bantry Urban: 1
Cork: Bishopstown: 1
Cork: St. Mary's: 1
Donegal: Ballintra: 3
Donegal: Donegal: 1
Donegal: Grousehall: 1
Down: Bangor: 1
Down: Dunmore: 2
Down: Moira: 1
Down: Victoria (part of): 1
Dublin: Glasnevin: 1
Dublin: North City: 2
Dublin: Rathmichael: 1
Dublin: Trinity Ward: 1
Fermanagh: Ballydoolagh: 1
Fermanagh: Derrybrusk: 2
Fermanagh: Enniskillen North: 1
Fermanagh: Enniskillen Rural: 1
Fermanagh: Irvinestown: 1
Fermanagh: Laragh: 1
Fermanagh: Lisbellaw: 6
Fermanagh: Lisnaskea: 1
Fermanagh: Milltown: 1
Fermanagh: Newporton: 2
Fermanagh: Tempo: 1
Kildare: Kilcullen: 1
Kildare: Windmill Cross: 1
King's Co.: Edenderry Urban: 2
King's Co.: Killeigh: 1
Leitrim: Ballaghameehan: 2
Leitrim: Drumsna: 1
Leitrim: Gowell: 1
Leitrim: Leitrim: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 5 Urban: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (1): 1
Mayo: Bellavary: 1
Mayo: Bohola: 1
Mayo: Burriscarra: 1
Mayo: Cuildoo: 2
Mayo: Kilbeagh: 2
Mayo: Newbrook: 2
Mayo: Swineford: 1
Mayo: Toomore: 3
Sligo: Achonry West: 4
Sligo: Banada: 1
Tipperary: Roscrea: 1
Tyrone: Aghnahoe: 3
Tyrone: Cecil: 1
Tyrone: Drumharvey: 1
Tyrone: Foremass: 1
Tyrone: Omagh Urban: 2
Wicklow: Bray No. 2: 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

Hearst rare: Belfast area etc. English locative name, "wooded hill", usually Hurst.
Hirst rare: Belfast, Dublin. English toponymic. More usual as Hurst.
Hurst fairly numerous: Fermanagh-Tyrone etc. Ir. de Horsaigh (SI); Ó h-Órsaigh (ASG). The name is common in England, meaning "wooded hill". DBS.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Hearst: 4
Herst: 2
Hirst: 4
Hurst: 64

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