Mentan heads of household in the 1911 census

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For background on how the map was made (and its flaws), see the relevant blog entry.

Surname Dictionary

Manton Quite numerous: Kilkenny-Tipperary, Galway-Roscommon. Ir. Ó Mantáin, a first name from mantach, gap-toothed, inarticulate. The English toponymic, Manton, may also figure.
Menton Quite numerous: Dublin, Leinster, Roscommon etc. Ir. Ó Manntáin, from mantach, gap-toothed. See also Manton.
Ó Manntáin Manton, Menton: cuíosach líonmhar: Cill Chainigh-Tíobraid Árann agus Gaillimh-Ros Comáin. Tá Mountain i bPort Lairge. Bhí clanna in Uíbh Fhailí agus Corcaigh ach tá sloinne Sasanach i láthair, leis. Brí: ón ainm Manntán (bearnaí sa déad).

DEDs where Mentan and a second surname are found together


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