McDevitt heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Court: 1
Antrim: Cromac: 1
Antrim: Falls: 1
Antrim: Smithfield: 1
Antrim: Windsor Ward: 1
Donegal: Altnapaste: 1
Donegal: Aran Islands off the coast: 1
Donegal: Ardara: 5
Donegal: Ballymacool: 1
Donegal: Bonnyglen: 3
Donegal: Carndonagh: 1
Donegal: Carrowkeel: 1
Donegal: Castlefinn: 2
Donegal: Castlewray: 1
Donegal: Church Hill: 1
Donegal: Cloghan: 1
Donegal: Convoy: 4
Donegal: Cranford: 1
Donegal: Eanymore: 1
Donegal: Edenacarnan: 1
Donegal: Fintown: 9
Donegal: Gartann: 1
Donegal: Glen: 1
Donegal: Glenties: 12
Donegal: Gortnavern: 1
Donegal: Graffy: 9
Donegal: Kilderry: 1
Donegal: Killymasny: 1
Donegal: Letterkenny Urban: 3
Donegal: Lettermacaward: 1
Donegal: Lettermore: 2
Donegal: Maas: 1
Donegal: Meencargagh: 4
Donegal: Millford: 1
Donegal: Mountcharles: 1
Donegal: Moville: 1
Donegal: Raphoe: 2
Donegal: Rathmelton: 3
Donegal: Rutland: 3
Donegal: Seacor: 1
Donegal: Templedouglas: 1
Down: Pottinger (part of): 1
Down: Victoria (part of): 1
Londonderry: Benone: 1
Londonderry: Kilrea: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry No. 5 Urban: 2
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban: 2
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (1): 1
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (4): 4
Tyrone: Drumquin: 1
Tyrone: Moyle: 1
Tyrone: Strabane East,Urban: 2
Tyrone: Strabane North, Urban: 2
Tyrone: Strabane West, Urban: 2
Tyrone: Urney, East: 1
Westmeath: Street: 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

Davitt Quite numerous: Mayo and scattered. Ir. Mac Daibhéid. A variant of MacDevitt; also a branch of the Burkes of Connacht. It is MacDaid in Donegal, the home of this sept.MIF & SGG
Devitt fairly numerous: Clare-Tipperary etc. Mac Daibhéid. This Irish name relates mainly to a sept of Donegal; in the south, Devitt may be of Anglo-Norman origin. MIF.
MacDevitte numerous: Donegal-Derry-Tyrone etc. Ir. Mac Daibhéid. See Mac Daid.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Davit: 2
Davitt: 40
Devit: 1
Devitt: 74
Divitt: 3
MacDevette: 1
MacDevitt: 1
McDavid: 2
McDavitt: 3
McDeivitte: 1
McDevit: 1
McDevitt: 56
McDevitte: 7
McDivett: 1

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