Keenan heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Antrim Urban: 1
Antrim: Armoy: 1
Antrim: Ballymena (No. 2) Urban (In 34 files): 4
Antrim: Ballymena No. 3 Urban: 1
Antrim: Ballyscullion: 2
Antrim: Belfast East: 2
Antrim: Clifton: 5
Antrim: Court: 1
Antrim: Court Ward: 2
Antrim: Cromac: 7
Antrim: Derryaghy: 2
Antrim: Dock Ward: 11
Antrim: Dock Ward (Belfast Clifton): 2
Antrim: Duncairn: 6
Antrim: Duncairn Ward: 1
Antrim: Dunminning: 1
Antrim: Falls: 6
Antrim: Falls (Belfast): 4
Antrim: Galgorm: 1
Antrim: Glendun: 1
Antrim: Larne: 4
Antrim: Lisburn: 3
Antrim: Portglenone: 3
Antrim: Portrush Town: 1
Antrim: Shankill: 2
Antrim: Sharvogues: 2
Antrim: Shilvodan: 2
Antrim: Smithfield: 7
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 3
Antrim: St. George's: 1
Antrim: Whitehouse: 1
Antrim: Windsor Ward: 4
Antrim: Wood Vale Ward: 5
Antrim: Woodvale: 2
Armagh: Armagh North Urban: 1
Armagh: Armagh South Urban: 1
Armagh: Armaghbrague: 1
Armagh: Ballybot: 1
Armagh: Brootally: 1
Armagh: Camlough: 2
Armagh: Cloghoge: 5
Armagh: Creggan Lower: 1
Armagh: Crossmore: 1
Armagh: Cullyhanna: 1
Armagh: Derrynoose: 5
Armagh: Dorsy: 1
Armagh: Forkhill: 1
Armagh: Keady: 1
Armagh: Lurgan Urban: 1
Armagh: Moybare: 6
Armagh: Portadown Urban: 1
Armagh: Tynan: 1
Cavan: Bailieborough: 1
Cavan: Belturbet: 1
Cavan: Cootehill Town: 1
Cavan: Corraneary: 1
Cavan: Lisagoan: 1
Cavan: Milltown: 1
Cavan: Pedara Vohers: 1
Cavan: Taghart: 2
Cork: Cork No. 3 Urban: 2
Cork: Cork No. 4 Urban (part of): 2
Cork: Cork No. 5 Urban: 1
Cork: Glanworth West: 1
Cork: Kilfaughnabeg: 1
Donegal: Ballyshannon: 7
Donegal: Bindstown: 1
Donegal: Bundoran: 4
Donegal: Carrickboy: 1
Donegal: Castlefinn: 1
Donegal: Dawros: 1
Donegal: Donegal: 1
Donegal: Dunkineely: 1
Down: Ardglass: 2
Down: Ballyhalbert: 5
Down: Ballynahinch: 1
Down: Ballywalter: 1
Down: Ballyward: 7
Down: Bangor: 3
Down: Blaris: 2
Down: Bryansford: 2
Down: Carrowdore: 1
Down: Castlewellan: 5
Down: Clonallan Upper: 8
Down: Clough: 1
Down: Coobane: 2
Down: Crossgar: 3
Down: Donaghadee Rural: 1
Down: Donaghadee Urban: 1
Down: Dromore Urban: 1
Down: Drumgath: 2
Down: Dunsford: 1
Down: Fofanny: 1
Down: Greencastle: 2
Down: Grey Abbey: 3
Down: Hilltown: 3
Down: Hollymount: 2
Down: Killinchy: 1
Down: Killyleagh: 5
Down: Kilmore: 1
Down: Kircubben: 1
Down: Leitrim: 1
Down: Maze: 1
Down: Newry North Urban: 4
Down: Newry Rural: 12
Down: Newry South: 7
Down: Newry West Urban: 1
Down: Newtownards Urban: 5
Down: Ormeau: 5
Down: Ouley: 1
Down: Portaferry: 1
Down: Pottinger (part of): 12
Down: Rathfryland: 2
Down: Rossconor: 2
Down: Rosstrevor: 2
Down: Seaforde: 1
Down: Victoria (part of): 8
Down: Warrenpoint: 1
Down: Warrenpoint Rural: 2
Dublin: Arran Quay: 7
Dublin: Clontarf East: 1
Dublin: Coolock, Part of: 1
Dublin: Dundrum: 1
Dublin: Fitzwilliam: 1
Dublin: Glasnevin: 2
Dublin: Inn's Quay: 2
Dublin: Inns Quay: 2
Dublin: Kingstown No. 3: 1
Dublin: Kinsaley: 2
Dublin: Mansion House: 3
Dublin: Merchant's Quay: 6
Dublin: Merchants Quay (part of): 1
Dublin: Mountjoy: 10
Dublin: New Kilmainham: 1
Dublin: North City: 1
Dublin: North Dock: 7
Dublin: Pembroke East: 2
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar East: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar West: 1
Dublin: Rotunda: 6
Dublin: South City: 1
Dublin: Terenure: 2
Dublin: Trinity Ward: 2
Dublin: Usher's Quay: 7
Dublin: Whitechurch: 1
Dublin: Wood Quay: 3
Dublin: Wood Quay (part of): 3
Fermanagh: Ballydoolagh: 1
Fermanagh: Belleek: 4
Fermanagh: Brookeborough: 1
Fermanagh: Castlecoole: 3
Fermanagh: Church Hill: 1
Fermanagh: Corralongford: 2
Fermanagh: Derrylea: 2
Fermanagh: Derrysteaton: 1
Fermanagh: Dresternan: 1
Fermanagh: Drumane: 1
Fermanagh: Enniskillen North: 3
Fermanagh: Enniskillen Rural: 4
Fermanagh: Enniskillen South: 2
Fermanagh: Florence Court: 1
Fermanagh: Grogey: 1
Fermanagh: Imeroo: 1
Fermanagh: Inishmacsaint: 5
Fermanagh: Kilturk: 2
Fermanagh: Kinglass: 2
Fermanagh: Lisnaskea: 2
Fermanagh: Maguiresbridge: 2
Fermanagh: Mullaghfad: 2
Fermanagh: Old Barr: 1
Fermanagh: Ross: 2
Fermanagh: Tempo: 1
Galway: Castletaylor: 1
Galway: Clifden: 1
Galway: Clonfert: 1
Galway: Clontuskert: 1
Galway: Drumacoo: 1
Galway: Galway East, Urban: 1
Galway: Galway West Urban: 2
Galway: Kellysgrove: 1
Galway: Killeenavarra: 1
Galway: Kilmalinoge: 1
Galway: Milltown: 1
Galway: Mountshannon: 1
Kildare: Athy Town: 1
Kildare: Carnalway: 2
Kildare: Celbridge: 1
Kildare: Churchtown: 1
Kildare: Clane: 1
Kildare: Cloncurry: 1
Kildare: Dunmurry: 1
Kildare: Fontstown: 1
Kildare: Gilltown: 3
Kildare: Kilcullen: 1
Kildare: Kildangan: 1
Kildare: Kildare: 1
Kildare: Kilmeage, North: 1
Kildare: Newbridge Rural: 1
Kildare: Skerries: 2
Kildare: Straffan: 1
Kilkenny: Freshford: 1
Kilkenny: Graiguemanagh: 1
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 1 Urban: 1
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 2 Urban: 1
Kilkenny: Kilkieran: 1
King's Co.: Clara: 1
King's Co.: Ettagh: 1
King's Co.: Frankford: 1
King's Co.: Hammerlane: 1
King's Co.: Kilcumreragh: 1
King's Co.: Killoughy: 1
Leitrim: Ballaghameehan: 1
Leitrim: Belhy: 1
Leitrim: Carrick-on-Shannon: 1
Leitrim: Glenboy: 1
Leitrim: Kiltyclogher: 1
Leitrim: Lurganboy: 1
Leitrim: Mahanagh: 1
Leitrim: Rinn: 3
Limerick: Limerick No. 1 Urban: 3
Londonderry: Ballymoghan: 2
Londonderry: Bancran Glebe: 1
Londonderry: Bellaghy: 1
Londonderry: Castledawson: 5
Londonderry: Clady: 6
Londonderry: Garvagh: 1
Londonderry: Gulladuff: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry No. 3 Urban: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry No. 5 Urban: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (4): 2
Londonderry: Maghera: 1
Londonderry: Magherafelt: 9
Londonderry: Rocktown: 2
Londonderry: Swatragh: 1
Londonderry: Tamlaght: 3
Longford: Aghaboy: 3
Longford: Agharra: 1
Longford: Ardagh East: 1
Longford: Ardagh West: 2
Longford: Ballinalee: 2
Longford: Ballinamuck East: 1
Longford: Breanrisk: 5
Longford: Caldragh: 1
Longford: Cashel West: 1
Longford: Cloonee: 1
Longford: Corboy: 2
Longford: Doory: 4
Longford: Drummeel: 2
Longford: Edgeworthstown: 2
Longford: Foxhall: 1
Longford: Kilglass: 5
Longford: Lislea: 1
Longford: Longford No. 1 Urban: 4
Longford: Sonnagh: 1
Louth: Ardee Town: 3
Louth: Ballymascanlan: 2
Louth: Carlingford: 2
Louth: Dromiskin: 1
Louth: Drumcar: 2
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 2: 2
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 3: 2
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 4: 2
Louth: Dunleer: 3
Louth: Fair Gate: 1
Louth: Jenkinstown: 7
Louth: Rathcor: 1
Louth: Ravensdale: 2
Louth: Stabannan: 1
Mayo: Ballaghadereen: 2
Mayo: Ballyhean: 1
Mayo: Edmondstown: 1
Mayo: Garrymore: 1
Mayo: Kilsallagh: 1
Mayo: Newport, East: 1
Meath: Ardbraccan: 1
Meath: Ardcath: 1
Meath: Drumcondra: 4
Meath: Duleek: 1
Meath: Dunboyne: 1
Meath: Julianstown: 1
Meath: Kells Urban: 1
Meath: Killeen: 1
Meath: Stamullin: 2
Meath: Tara: 1
Meath: Trim Rural: 1
Meath: Trim Urban: 1
Monaghan: Anketell Grove: 1
Monaghan: Anny: 1
Monaghan: Ballybary Urban: 1
Monaghan: Ballybay Rural: 1
Monaghan: Bellanode: 3
Monaghan: Bellatrain: 4
Monaghan: Bocks: 6
Monaghan: Bragan: 5
Monaghan: Carrickmacross Rural: 9
Monaghan: Carrickmacross Urban: 5
Monaghan: Castleblayney: 2
Monaghan: Castleblayney Rural: 1
Monaghan: Clones: 1
Monaghan: Clones Rural: 1
Monaghan: Clones Urban: 3
Monaghan: Clontibret: 2
Monaghan: Creeve: 10
Monaghan: Crossalare: 6
Monaghan: Drumboory: 2
Monaghan: Drumgurra: 9
Monaghan: Drumhillagh: 1
Monaghan: Drumsnat: 1
Monaghan: Emyvale: 1
Monaghan: Enagh: 3
Monaghan: Figullar: 3
Monaghan: Greagh: 3
Monaghan: Inishkeen: 8
Monaghan: Killeevan: 2
Monaghan: Killylough: 1
Monaghan: Kilmore: 3
Monaghan: Kilmurry: 5
Monaghan: Kiltybegs: 5
Monaghan: Laragh: 2
Monaghan: Lisnaveane: 1
Monaghan: Loughfea: 1
Monaghan: Monaghan Urban: 3
Monaghan: Raferagh: 6
Monaghan: Scotstown: 3
Monaghan: Shanmullagh: 1
Monaghan: Sheskin: 3
Monaghan: Tedavnet: 4
Monaghan: Tehallan: 2
Monaghan: Tullycorbett: 1
Queen's Co.: Abbeyleix: 2
Queen's Co.: Arderin: 1
Queen's Co.: Ballycarroll: 1
Queen's Co.: Ballyfin: 5
Queen's Co.: Ballylynan: 1
Queen's Co.: Ballyroan: 3
Queen's Co.: Borris: 2
Queen's Co.: Brisha: 2
Queen's Co.: Castletown: 1
Queen's Co.: Clondarrig: 2
Queen's Co.: Clonin: 1
Queen's Co.: Clonkeen: 1
Queen's Co.: Colt: 1
Queen's Co.: Cuffsborough: 1
Queen's Co.: Cullenagh: 1
Queen's Co.: Donore: 1
Queen's Co.: Durrow: 1
Queen's Co.: Killermogh: 2
Queen's Co.: Lacka: 1
Queen's Co.: Maryborough Urban: 5
Queen's Co.: Mountmellick Rural: 1
Queen's Co.: Mountrath: 2
Queen's Co.: Raheen: 1
Queen's Co.: Rosenallis: 1
Queen's Co.: Stradbally: 2
Roscommon: Artagh North: 3
Roscommon: Aughrim East: 1
Roscommon: Ballintober: 1
Roscommon: Ballyfermoyle: 1
Roscommon: Ballynamona: 1
Roscommon: Buckhill: 3
Roscommon: Castleteehan: 1
Roscommon: Crannagh: 1
Roscommon: Faireymount: 3
Roscommon: Frenchpark: 4
Roscommon: Kilcolagh: 3
Roscommon: Kilmore: 1
Roscommon: Termonbarry: 1
Sligo: Ballymote: 2
Sligo: Ballynakill: 1
Sligo: Carrickbanagher: 1
Sligo: Cloonoghill: 1
Sligo: Collooney: 1
Sligo: Cuilmore: 1
Sligo: Kilfre: 1
Sligo: Kilshalvy: 8
Sligo: Kilturra: 1
Sligo: Leitrim: 2
Sligo: Sligo West Urban: 1
Sligo: Temple: 1
Sligo: Tobercurry: 1
Sligo: Toomour: 1
Tipperary: Ballykisteen: 1
Tipperary: Killavinoge: 1
Tipperary: Roscrea: 1
Tipperary: Thurles Urban: 1
Tipperary: Tipperary E. Urban: 1
Tyrone: Aghintain: 3
Tyrone: Altmore: 3
Tyrone: Augher: 3
Tyrone: Ballygawley: 2
Tyrone: Ballynasollus: 3
Tyrone: Brantry: 1
Tyrone: Carrickmore: 2
Tyrone: Castlecaulfield: 4
Tyrone: Castlederg: 1
Tyrone: Cloghan: 2
Tyrone: Cole: 1
Tyrone: Creggan: 2
Tyrone: Crockanboy: 19
Tyrone: Crossdernot: 4
Tyrone: Donaghmore: 2
Tyrone: Fallagh: 3
Tyrone: Fintona: 1
Tyrone: Fivemiletown: 3
Tyrone: Glenlark: 5
Tyrone: Gortin: 1
Tyrone: Greenan: 1
Tyrone: Kilfaddy: 2
Tyrone: Killenan: 5
Tyrone: Killeter: 1
Tyrone: Kilskeery: 3
Tyrone: Magheranageenagh: 1
Tyrone: Moorfield: 2
Tyrone: Mount Hamilton: 1
Tyrone: Mullaghslin: 4
Tyrone: Omagh Rural: 1
Tyrone: Omagh Urban: 4
Tyrone: Pomeroy: 2
Tyrone: Trillick: 1
Tyrone: Tullyniskane: 1
Waterford: No. 1 Urban: 1
Westmeath: Ardnaglew: 1
Westmeath: Athlone East Urban: 2
Westmeath: Athlone West Urban: 2
Westmeath: Ballymorin: 3
Westmeath: Ballynaskeagh: 1
Westmeath: Bellanalack: 1
Westmeath: Belvidere: 1
Westmeath: Castle: 1
Westmeath: Castletown: 3
Westmeath: Churchtown: 3
Westmeath: Cloghan: 2
Westmeath: Dysart: 1
Westmeath: Enniscoffey: 1
Westmeath: Gaybrook: 1
Westmeath: Heathstown: 1
Westmeath: Hopestown: 1
Westmeath: Kilbeggan: 1
Westmeath: Kilbixy: 2
Westmeath: Kilcumny: 1
Westmeath: Kilcumreragh: 3
Westmeath: Killare: 3
Westmeath: Knockdrin: 1
Westmeath: Moate: 1
Westmeath: Moydrum: 3
Westmeath: Mullingar North Urban: 1
Westmeath: Noughavel: 5
Westmeath: Taghmon: 1
Wexford: Kilgorman: 1
Wexford: New Ross, Urban: 1
Wicklow: Bray No. 2: 3
Wicklow: Bray No.1: 5
Wicklow: Delgany: 3
Wicklow: Kilcoole: 2
Wicklow: Kilmacanoge: 3
Wicklow: Togher: 8

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

Keenan Very numerous: Ulster, N Leinster etc. Ir. Ó Cianáin, dimin. of first name Cian, enduring. A learned family attached to Maguire Fermanagh. It may stand for Mac Fhinghin in Connacht. SI & SGG.
Mac Fhionnáin Kennan: fíor-annamh: Tír Eoghain. Féach Ó Cuinneáin, Ó Cianáin.
MacKennan rare: Belfast area, Antrim. Ir. Mac Fhionnáin, dimin. of Fionn, fair, blond. associated with Oriel (Armagh-Monaghan). Also a possible connection with Scots Gaelic Mac Fhionnghain (fair-born). SI & SS.
Ó Cianáin Keenan: an-líonmhar in Ultaibh. Ollúna do Mhag Uidhir Fhear Manach a b'ea iad. Scríobh Tadhg Ó Cianáin (c.1575-1625) cur síos stairiúil ar Theitheadh na n-Iarlaí. Ainm pearsanta is ea Cian : brí: ársa nó buan-sheasamhach; as seo, dar ndó, Cianán.IF.
Ó Coineáin Kennan: féach Ó Cuineáin & Ó Cuinneáin.
Ó Coinneáin Kennan: féach Ó Cuinneáin.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Keanan: 4
Keenan: 456
Keenen: 3
Keenin: 1
Keennan: 1
Keenon: 2
Kennane: 2
Kennon: 2
McKennan: 2

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