Leahy heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Carnmoney: 1
Cavan: Ballymachugh: 11
Cavan: Kilgolagh: 1
Cavan: Kilnaleck: 1
Clare: Ballyea: 3
Clare: Ballysteen: 1
Clare: Cloonanaha: 2
Clare: Clooney: 2
Clare: Crusheen: 1
Clare: Ennis No. 2 Urban: 1
Clare: Ennis Rural: 1
Clare: Ennistimon: 1
Clare: Kilkee: 1
Clare: Killanniv: 1
Clare: Kilrush Urban: 1
Clare: Kilshanny: 1
Clare: Magherareagh: 1
Clare: Miltownmalbay: 1
Clare: Rath: 2
Clare: Templemaley: 1
Clare: Tulla: 1
Cork: Aghern: 2
Cork: Ballintemple: 1
Cork: Ballybane: 1
Cork: Ballydehob: 6
Cork: Ballygroman: 1
Cork: Ballyhooly: 5
Cork: Ballynoe: 3
Cork: Bantry Rural: 1
Cork: Bishopstown: 2
Cork: Blackrock: 12
Cork: Butlerstown: 2
Cork: Buttevant: 2
Cork: Caherlag: 3
Cork: Carrigaline: 5
Cork: Carrignavar: 2
Cork: Carrigtohill: 3
Cork: Cashel: 1
Cork: Castlelyons: 1
Cork: Charleville: 2
Cork: Clenor: 3
Cork: Cloghdonnell: 2
Cork: Clonakilty Urban: 2
Cork: Clondrohid: 1
Cork: Clonfert West: 2
Cork: Clonmult: 1
Cork: Clonpriest: 2
Cork: Cloyne: 3
Cork: Coolclough: 1
Cork: Coole: 3
Cork: Cork No. 1 Urban: 1
Cork: Cork No. 2: 5
Cork: Cork No. 3 Urban: 7
Cork: Cork No. 4 Urban (part of): 18
Cork: Cork No. 5 Urban: 13
Cork: Cork No. 6 Urban: 1
Cork: Cork No. 7 Urban: 5
Cork: Coulagh: 2
Cork: Curraglass: 2
Cork: Dangan: 2
Cork: Douglas: 3
Cork: Dungourney: 2
Cork: Dunmanus: 1
Cork: Durrus West: 1
Cork: Farranbrien: 1
Cork: Fermoy Rural: 1
Cork: Fermoy Urban: 6
Cork: Garryvoe: 3
Cork: Gortnatubbrid: 1
Cork: Gortroe: 1
Cork: Ightermurragh: 1
Cork: Imphrick: 1
Cork: Inishkenny: 1
Cork: Kilbonane: 2
Cork: Kilbrogan: 1
Cork: Kilcaskan: 1
Cork: Kilcatherine: 5
Cork: Kilcor: 1
Cork: Kilcorney: 1
Cork: Kilcummer: 1
Cork: Kilfaughnabeg: 2
Cork: Killathy: 1
Cork: Kilmaclenine: 1
Cork: Kilnamartery: 1
Cork: Kilpatrick: 2
Cork: Kinsale Urban: 7
Cork: Knockakagh: 1
Cork: Knockatooan: 2
Cork: Knockmourne: 1
Cork: Lehenagh: 1
Cork: Liscarroll: 1
Cork: Liscleary: 2
Cork: Macloneigh: 1
Cork: Macroom: 1
Cork: Mallow Rural: 1
Cork: Matehy: 1
Cork: Middleton Rural: 8
Cork: Middleton Urban: 7
Cork: Milltown: 1
Cork: Mitchelstown: 2
Cork: Mogeely: 2
Cork: Monanimy: 1
Cork: Mountrivers: 1
Cork: Moviddy: 1
Cork: Queenstown: 2
Cork: Queenstown No. 2 Urban: 5
Cork: Queenstown Rural (part of): 1
Cork: Rathcool: 2
Cork: Rathcormack: 1
Cork: Riverstown: 1
Cork: Rostellan: 4
Cork: Scart: 1
Cork: Shanballymore: 1
Cork: Skibbereen Urban: 3
Cork: Skull: 3
Cork: St. Mary's: 1
Cork: Teeretton: 1
Cork: Templebodan: 2
Cork: Templebreedy: 2
Cork: Timoleague: 1
Cork: Tullagh: 2
Cork: Tullylease: 1
Cork: Ullanes: 1
Cork: Watergrasshill: 1
Cork: Whitechurch: 1
Cork: Youghal Rural: 1
Cork: Youghal Urban: 3
Dublin: Arran Quay: 5
Dublin: Blackrock No. 3: 1
Dublin: Clondalkin: 1
Dublin: Clontarf East: 1
Dublin: Fitzwilliam: 1
Dublin: Inn's Quay: 1
Dublin: Inns Quay: 1
Dublin: Mansion House: 2
Dublin: Mountjoy: 4
Dublin: New Kilmainham: 2
Dublin: North Dock: 3
Dublin: Pembroke East: 1
Dublin: Pembroke West: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar East: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar West: 1
Dublin: South Dock: 3
Dublin: Trinity Ward: 1
Dublin: Usher's Quay: 1
Dublin: Wood Quay: 1
Dublin: Wood Quay (part of): 2
Galway: Abbeygormacan: 1
Galway: Aille: 3
Galway: Coos: 1
Galway: Drummaan: 1
Galway: Drummin: 1
Galway: Eyrecourt: 1
Galway: Galway North Urban: 1
Galway: Galway West Urban: 1
Galway: Killeroran: 1
Galway: Kilmeen: 1
Galway: Kilteskill: 1
Galway: Kiltormer: 2
Galway: Leitrim: 5
Galway: Marblehill: 1
Galway: Pallas: 1
Galway: Tuam Urban (part of): 1
Galway: Woodford: 1
Kerry: Abbeydorney: 1
Kerry: Aghadoe: 1
Kerry: Aglish: 1
Kerry: Ardagh: 1
Kerry: Ballinclogher: 1
Kerry: Ballyheigue: 1
Kerry: Ballyhorgan: 1
Kerry: Ballyseedy: 1
Kerry: Brosna: 3
Kerry: Caher: 1
Kerry: Carker: 1
Kerry: Castleisland: 1
Kerry: Coolies: 6
Kerry: Currans: 2
Kerry: Dingle: 1
Kerry: Dromartin: 1
Kerry: Dromore: 1
Kerry: Gneeves: 6
Kerry: Gullane: 1
Kerry: Gunsborough: 1
Kerry: Headfort: 1
Kerry: Inch: 1
Kerry: Kenmare: 1
Kerry: Kilbonane: 1
Kerry: Kilfeighny: 2
Kerry: Kilfelin: 1
Kerry: Kilgarrylander: 1
Kerry: Kilgobnet: 1
Kerry: Killarney Rural: 2
Kerry: Killarney Urban: 11
Kerry: Killehenny: 2
Kerry: Killury: 1
Kerry: Kilquane: 1
Kerry: Knocknagashel: 2
Kerry: Listowel Rural: 2
Kerry: Listowel Urban: 3
Kerry: Mount Eagle: 2
Kerry: Muckross: 1
Kerry: Newtownsandes: 4
Kerry: Rathmore: 1
Kerry: Tralee Urban (part of): 1
Kerry: Tubrid: 3
Kerry: Ventry: 2
Kildare: Ballymore Eustace: 1
Kildare: Kildare: 1
Kildare: Maynooth: 1
Kildare: Morristownbiller: 1
Kildare: Oldconnell: 1
Kilkenny: Antrath: 2
Kilkenny: Aughaviller: 1
Kilkenny: Ballydonnell: 1
Kilkenny: Ballyhale: 1
Kilkenny: Baunmore: 2
Kilkenny: Bennetsbridge: 1
Kilkenny: Callan Urban: 1
Kilkenny: Coblaghmore: 1
Kilkenny: Dunmore: 2
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 1 Urban: 2
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 2 Urban: 6
Kilkenny: Kilkenny Rural: 4
Kilkenny: Kilmaganny: 2
Kilkenny: Knocktopher: 2
Kilkenny: Mallardstown: 1
Kilkenny: Rathcoole: 1
Kilkenny: Tubbridbrittain: 2
Kilkenny: Tullaghanbrogue: 2
Kilkenny: Urlingford: 3
King's Co.: Birr Rural: 1
King's Co.: Birr Urban: 3
King's Co.: Clonmore: 1
King's Co.: Kinnitty: 2
King's Co.: Shinrone: 1
King's Co.: Suirkieran: 1
Leitrim: Drumahaire: 3
Limerick: Abbeyfeale: 3
Limerick: Anglesborough: 1
Limerick: Ardpatrick: 1
Limerick: Ballylanders: 1
Limerick: Broadford: 3
Limerick: Bruff: 2
Limerick: Bulgaden: 1
Limerick: Caherconlish: 2
Limerick: Caherconlish East: 3
Limerick: Colmanswell: 1
Limerick: Craggs: 1
Limerick: Croom: 1
Limerick: Doon South: 1
Limerick: Dromard: 2
Limerick: Dromin: 1
Limerick: Dromtrasna: 10
Limerick: Duntryleague: 2
Limerick: Emlygrennan: 4
Limerick: Glenbrohane: 2
Limerick: Glengort: 16
Limerick: Glin: 3
Limerick: Hospital: 2
Limerick: Kilfinnane: 4
Limerick: Kilteely: 2
Limerick: Limerick No. 4 Urban: 3
Limerick: Limerick No. 5 Urban: 2
Limerick: Limerick No. 6 Urban: 3
Limerick: Limerick No. 8 Urban: 2
Limerick: Limerick South Rural: 1
Limerick: Lismakeery: 1
Limerick: Mahoonagh: 1
Limerick: Monagay: 1
Limerick: Mountcollins: 3
Limerick: Mountplummer: 1
Limerick: Newcastle Rural: 1
Limerick: Newcastle Urban: 5
Limerick: Oola: 1
Limerick: Patrickswell: 2
Limerick: Port: 1
Limerick: Rathkeale Urban: 1
Limerick: Rathronan: 4
Limerick: Roxborough: 1
Limerick: Shanagolden: 2
Limerick: Templebredon: 1
Limerick: Templeglentan: 6
Limerick: Tobernea: 2
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 3: 1
Mayo: Kilcommon: 1
Meath: Burry: 1
Meath: Drumcondra: 2
Queen's Co.: Cardtown: 1
Queen's Co.: Errill: 1
Queen's Co.: Rathdowney: 2
Tipperary: Anner: 3
Tipperary: Ardcrony: 1
Tipperary: Ardsallagh: 1
Tipperary: Ballyclerahan: 1
Tipperary: Ballykisteen: 3
Tipperary: Ballymurreen: 1
Tipperary: Ballyphilip: 3
Tipperary: Ballyporeen: 1
Tipperary: Borrisokane: 2
Tipperary: Bourney West: 1
Tipperary: Bruis: 3
Tipperary: Caher: 2
Tipperary: Cappagh: 1
Tipperary: Carrickbeg Urban: 1
Tipperary: Cashel Rural: 1
Tipperary: Cashel Urban: 1
Tipperary: Cloneen: 3
Tipperary: Clonmel Rural: 2
Tipperary: Clonmel West Urban: 2
Tipperary: Cooleagh: 1
Tipperary: Crohane: 1
Tipperary: Donohill: 1
Tipperary: Fennor: 2
Tipperary: Fethard Town: 2
Tipperary: Gaile: 3
Tipperary: Glenkeen: 1
Tipperary: Holycross: 5
Tipperary: Inch: 1
Tipperary: Kilbarron: 1
Tipperary: Killavinoge: 1
Tipperary: Killea: 1
Tipperary: Killenaule: 1
Tipperary: Kilmucklin: 3
Tipperary: Kilrush: 1
Tipperary: Kilvemnon: 1
Tipperary: Littleton: 3
Tipperary: Longfordpass: 1
Tipperary: Lorrha West: 2
Tipperary: Loughmoe: 1
Tipperary: Mortlestown: 1
Tipperary: Moyaliff: 1
Tipperary: Moyne: 1
Tipperary: Mullinahone: 2
Tipperary: Nenagh West Urban: 1
Tipperary: Rodus: 2
Tipperary: Shronell: 2
Tipperary: Solloghodbeg: 2
Tipperary: Templemore Urban: 4
Tipperary: Templetouhy: 3
Tipperary: Thomastown: 2
Tipperary: Thurles Rural: 2
Tipperary: Thurles Urban: 4
Tipperary: Tipperary E. Urban: 2
Tipperary: Tipperary Rural: 1
Tipperary: Tipperary West Urban: 2
Tipperary: Two-Mile-Borris: 2
Waterford: Ardmore: 1
Waterford: Ballyin: 1
Waterford: Ballylaneen: 1
Waterford: Ballymacart: 1
Waterford: Carriglea: 1
Waterford: Dromana: 1
Waterford: Dungarvan No. 1 Urban: 2
Waterford: Kilcockan: 1
Waterford: Kinsalebeg: 3
Waterford: Lismore: 2
Waterford: Newtown: 1
Waterford: Ringville: 1
Waterford: Tallow: 1
Waterford: Templemichael: 2
Waterford: Waterford No. 3 Urban: 4
Waterford: Waterford No. 4 Urban (part of): 1
Waterford: Waterford No. 5 Urban: 1
Waterford: Waterford Urban No. 1: 1
Waterford: Whitechurch: 2
Waterford: Woodstown: 2
Westmeath: Finnea: 1
Wexford: Dunmain: 1
Wicklow: Kilmacanoge: 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

Laghey Very rare: Tyrone. Possibly a variant of Lahy, q.v.
Lahy Very rare: Kilkenny. Ir. Ó Lathaigh, from Ó Laithimh. See Lahiff. This name has become confused with Leahy, which is more numerous. MIF.
Leahy Very numerous: all areas, especially Munster & South East. Ir. Ó Laochdha (heroic). Some confusion with Ó Lathaigh, which appears as Lahiff, q.v.
Ó Laochdha Leahy: an-líonmhar gach treo - sa Mhumhain agus san Oir-dheisceart go sonrach. Bhí an sloinne coitianta i dTiobraid Árann & Corcaigh sa 16 céad agus tá fós. Tá meascadh éigin le Ó Lathaigh, q.v. Brí: cróga, curata. Litriú nua: Ó Laocha.
O Laoithe rare: Dublin etc. Ir.Lang. Variant of Ó Laochdha, Leahy, q.v.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Lahey: 10
Lahy: 3
Leahey: 16
Leahy: 370
Leehy: 8

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