Joy 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

Joy fairly numerous: Limerick-Kerry, Waterfordetc. Ir. Seoigh(e). A name of Breton origin in Munster, it has occurred in very early records. Curiously, Dauzat mentions Joy as Irish immigrants to France in 17 cent. In Connacht, it is a synonym of Joyce. SI & SGG.

DEDs where Joy and a second surname are found together


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