McKee heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Aghagallon: 1
Antrim: Ahoghill: 2
Antrim: Antrim Rural: 1
Antrim: Antrim Urban: 4
Antrim: Ballyhoe: 1
Antrim: Ballymena (No. 2) Urban (In 34 files): 2
Antrim: Ballymena Town: 1
Antrim: Ballymoney: 1
Antrim: Ballynure: 1
Antrim: Ballyscullion: 4
Antrim: Ballysillan: 1
Antrim: Beardiville: 1
Antrim: Belfast East: 2
Antrim: Carncastle: 4
Antrim: Carrickfergus: 1
Antrim: Carrickfergus Urban: 1
Antrim: Castlequarter: 1
Antrim: Clifton: 22
Antrim: Clifton, Belfast Urban No. 2: 3
Antrim: Clogh: 1
Antrim: Cloghogue: 2
Antrim: Connor.: 2
Antrim: Court Ward: 9
Antrim: Cromac: 9
Antrim: Crumlin: 4
Antrim: Derryaghy: 1
Antrim: Dock Ward: 10
Antrim: Dock Ward (Belfast Clifton): 5
Antrim: Drumanaway: 1
Antrim: Duncairn: 9
Antrim: Dunminning: 5
Antrim: Enagh: 1
Antrim: Falls: 6
Antrim: Falls (Belfast): 5
Antrim: Galgorm: 4
Antrim: Glenavy: 3
Antrim: Glynn: 1
Antrim: Island Magee: 1
Antrim: Kells: 8
Antrim: Killoquin: 1
Antrim: Kilwaughter: 2
Antrim: Larne: 1
Antrim: Lisburn: 19
Antrim: Lisnagarran: 4
Antrim: Magheragall: 1
Antrim: Malone: 4
Antrim: Newtown Crommelin: 2
Antrim: Portglenone: 1
Antrim: Raloo: 1
Antrim: Seacon: 1
Antrim: Shankill: 18
Antrim: Sharvogues: 2
Antrim: Shilvodan: 1
Antrim: Slemish: 1
Antrim: Smithfield: 6
Antrim: Smithfield Ward: 1
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 12
Antrim: St. George's: 15
Antrim: Templecorran: 8
Antrim: Templepatrick: 2
Antrim: Tullyrusk: 1
Antrim: White Abbey: 1
Antrim: Whitehouse: 1
Antrim: Windsor: 6
Antrim: Windsor Ward: 6
Antrim: Wood Vale Ward: 11
Antrim: Woodvale: 4
Armagh: Armagh E. Urban: 1
Armagh: Armagh North Urban: 8
Armagh: Armagh South Urban: 6
Armagh: Armaghbrague: 16
Armagh: Ballyaros: 6
Armagh: Ballybot: 2
Armagh: Ballymyre: 1
Armagh: Ballyshiel: 2
Armagh: Breagh: 1
Armagh: Brootally: 1
Armagh: Camlough: 3
Armagh: Charlemont: 1
Armagh: Clady: 2
Armagh: Crossmore: 3
Armagh: Derrynoose: 1
Armagh: Glenaul: 1
Armagh: Grange: 1
Armagh: Hockley: 2
Armagh: Keady: 9
Armagh: Keady Urban: 1
Armagh: Kernan: 1
Armagh: Killyman: 1
Armagh: Kilmore: 1
Armagh: Lisleitrim: 4
Armagh: Lisnadill: 12
Armagh: Loughgall: 1
Armagh: Lurgan Urban: 2
Armagh: Markethill: 1
Armagh: Mountnorris: 1
Armagh: Mullaglass: 1
Armagh: Newtownhamilton: 5
Armagh: Portadown Urban: 7
Armagh: Poyntz Pass: 2
Armagh: Rich Hill: 1
Armagh: Tanderagee: 3
Armagh: Tartaraghan: 4
Armagh: Tynan: 2
Cavan: Ashfield: 1
Cavan: Cootehill Town: 1
Cavan: Killykeen: 1
Cavan: Kingscourt: 1
Clare: Coolreagh: 2
Clare: Dysert: 1
Clare: Ennis Rural: 1
Clare: Kilnamona: 1
Clare: Newmarket: 1
Clare: Templemaley: 2
Cork: Cork No. 5 Urban: 2
Cork: Cork No. 7 Urban: 1
Cork: Monkstown: 2
Cork: Newmarket: 1
Donegal: Ballintra: 2
Donegal: Bonnyglen: 1
Donegal: Clogher: 1
Donegal: Glengesh: 1
Donegal: Malinbeg: 2
Donegal: Mountcharles: 1
Down: Annahilt: 3
Down: Artanagh: 1
Down: Balloolymore: 1
Down: Ballybrick: 2
Down: Ballyhalbert: 5
Down: Ballykeel: 4
Down: Ballyleny: 1
Down: Ballymacbrennan: 4
Down: Ballymaglaff: 3
Down: Ballynahinch: 3
Down: Ballywalter: 3
Down: Ballyworphy: 1
Down: Banbridge East Urban: 1
Down: Banbridge Rural: 1
Down: Banbridge West Urban: 3
Down: Bangor: 31
Down: Breda: 5
Down: Carrowdore: 3
Down: Castlewellan: 1
Down: Clonduff: 1
Down: Comber: 4
Down: Donaghadee Rural: 4
Down: Donaghadee Urban: 1
Down: Donaghmore: 1
Down: Downpatrick: 4
Down: Dromara: 1
Down: Dromore Rural: 1
Down: Dromore Urban: 2
Down: Drumbo: 1
Down: Drumgath: 4
Down: Garvaghy: 1
Down: Gilford Town: 1
Down: Glasdrumman: 5
Down: Greencastle: 1
Down: Hillsborough: 1
Down: Hilltown: 1
Down: Hollywood Urban: 4
Down: Holywood Urban: 3
Down: Inch: 3
Down: Kilkeel: 13
Down: Killaney: 3
Down: Killough: 2
Down: Killyleagh: 9
Down: Kilmood: 4
Down: Kircubben: 1
Down: Leggygowan: 1
Down: Magherally: 2
Down: Maze: 2
Down: Moira: 2
Down: Moneyreagh: 1
Down: Moneyslane: 1
Down: Mountstewart: 5
Down: Mourne Park: 9
Down: Newry North Urban: 1
Down: Newry Rural: 2
Down: Newry South: 1
Down: Newry West Urban: 2
Down: Newtownards North: 5
Down: Newtownards South: 2
Down: Newtownards Urban: 24
Down: Ormeau: 33
Down: Ouley: 7
Down: Pottinger (part of): 25
Down: Quilly: 2
Down: Rathfryland: 7
Down: Rossconor: 2
Down: Saintfield: 2
Down: Scarva: 1
Down: Tirkelly: 1
Down: Tullylish: 2
Down: Tullynakill: 3
Down: Victoria (part of): 14
Down: Warrenpoint Rural: 2
Dublin: Arran Quay: 1
Dublin: Clontarf West, Part of: 1
Dublin: Dundrum: 1
Dublin: Finglas: 1
Dublin: Howth: 1
Dublin: Kingstown No. 4: 1
Dublin: Newcastle: 1
Dublin: North Dock: 1
Dublin: Pembroke West: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar East: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar West: 1
Dublin: Rotunda: 1
Dublin: Royal Exchange: 1
Fermanagh: Clonelly: 1
Fermanagh: Enniskillen North: 1
Galway: Headford: 1
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 1 Urban: 1
King's Co.: Shinrone: 1
Leitrim: Drumahaire: 3
Londonderry: Articlave: 2
Londonderry: Ballymoghan: 2
Londonderry: Bancran Glebe: 1
Londonderry: Bellaghy: 2
Londonderry: Castledawson: 3
Londonderry: Coleraine: 2
Londonderry: Desertmartin: 2
Londonderry: Draperstown: 1
Londonderry: Eglinton: 1
Londonderry: Fruithill: 1
Londonderry: Garvagh: 2
Londonderry: Gulladuff: 3
Londonderry: Iniscarn: 1
Londonderry: Letterloan: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry No. 3 Urban: 1
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (1): 1
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (2): 1
Londonderry: Maghera: 3
Londonderry: Magherafelt: 3
Londonderry: Moneyhaw: 2
Londonderry: Moneymore: 1
Londonderry: Portstewart: 2
Londonderry: Rocktown: 2
Londonderry: Salterstown: 5
Londonderry: Slaght: 1
Londonderry: Somerset: 4
Londonderry: Springhill: 4
Londonderry: The Grove: 2
Londonderry: Tobermore: 5
Londonderry: Tullykeeran: 1
Louth: West Gate: 1
Mayo: Ballinrobe: 1
Mayo: Castlebar Urban: 1
Mayo: Derryloughan: 1
Mayo: Dooega: 1
Meath: Drumcondra: 1
Meath: Kilmessan: 1
Monaghan: Bellanode: 2
Monaghan: Caddagh: 1
Monaghan: Carrickatee: 1
Monaghan: Castleblayney Rural: 1
Monaghan: Castleblayney Urban: 2
Monaghan: Enagh: 1
Monaghan: Glaslough: 1
Monaghan: Monaghan Urban: 1
Monaghan: Mullyash: 6
Monaghan: Rackwallace: 2
Roscommon: Frenchpark: 1
Sligo: Sligo West Urban: 1
Tipperary: Nenagh East Urban: 1
Tyrone: Athenree: 1
Tyrone: Benburb: 1
Tyrone: Carryglass: 1
Tyrone: Clanabogan: 1
Tyrone: Clonaneese: 1
Tyrone: Coagh: 1
Tyrone: Cookstown Urban: 1
Tyrone: Dervaghroy: 1
Tyrone: Drumaspil: 1
Tyrone: Dungannon: 2
Tyrone: Gortin: 1
Tyrone: Meenagh: 1
Tyrone: Minterburn: 1
Tyrone: Mountjoy: 1
Tyrone: Moy: 3
Tyrone: Munterevlin: 7
Tyrone: Newtown Stewart: 1
Tyrone: Omagh Urban: 2
Tyrone: Stewartstown: 1
Tyrone: Strabane South, Urban: 1
Tyrone: Tullyniskane: 1
Tyrone: Urney, East: 1
Wexford: New Ross, Urban: 1
Wicklow: Altidore: 1
Wicklow: Kilcoole: 1
Wicklow: Tinahely: 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

Kee fairly numerous: W Ulster. Ir. Mac Aoidh, from first name Aodh (fire). One of many synonyms. See Mac Kee. MIF.
Keyes numerous: South East, Limerick, Ulster. Ir. Mac Aoidh (SGA). Woulfe gives Mac an Chaoich, caoch, blind and a Cavan name. The name exists in England with diverse origins. DBS.
Keys numerous: Ulster, particularly Derry-Donegal, Galway etc. Ir. Mac Aoidh. Also as MacKee, q.v.
Mac an Chaoich Keyes, Mac Kee: de Bhulbh amháin a luann an sloinne seo agus ní léir conas idirdhealú le Mac Aoidh. Deir sé gur bhain sé leis na Raghallaigh i mBreifne agus go raibh sé i Luimneach & Tiobraid Árann. Is fíor go bhfuil Keyes i Luimneach le fada.
Mac Aoidh rare: scattered. Ir. Lang. See Mac Coy.
MacAodha rare: scattered. Ir. Lang. See Hayes & Hughes.
MacKay Very numerous: Ulster, especially Antrim; Dublin etc. Ir. Mac Aodha, from first name Aodh, "fire". Mainly a Scottish name. IF.
MacKee Very numerous: Ulster generally, especially Down. Ir. Mac Aoidh, from first name Aodh meaning "fire". Various synonyms: Mac Kay, Mac Coy, Mac Hugh.
Mackey numerous: all areas, especially Ulster, South East, Tipperary-Limerick. Ir. Ó Macdha (manly), a sept of Tipperary. In Ulster, it usually stands for Mac Aoidh, i.e. Mac Kee and Mac Kay, q.v. MIF.
Mackie Quite numerous: Down-Armagh etc. Ir. Mac Aoidh. See Mac Kee.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Kee: 31
Key: 3
Keye: 4
Keyes: 44
Keys: 108
Mac Aoidh: 1
MacKay: 45
Mackey: 220
MacKie: 21
Makay: 1
McCay: 58
McKay: 208
McKea: 1
McKee: 292
McKey: 28
McKie: 9
McQuay: 1

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