Morrison heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Antrim Urban: 1
Antrim: Armoy: 4
Antrim: Ballycastle: 1
Antrim: Ballyclare Rural: 1
Antrim: Ballyclare Urban: 2
Antrim: Ballyhoe: 1
Antrim: Ballymena Town: 2
Antrim: Ballymoney: 8
Antrim: Ballynadrentagh: 1
Antrim: Ballyrobin: 1
Antrim: Ballysillan: 1
Antrim: Carnmoney: 1
Antrim: Carnmoon: 7
Antrim: Carrickfergus: 1
Antrim: Carrickfergus Urban: 4
Antrim: Clifton: 11
Antrim: Clifton Ward: 1
Antrim: Clifton, Belfast Urban No. 2: 1
Antrim: Clogh: 2
Antrim: Court: 2
Antrim: Court Ward: 6
Antrim: Cromac: 13
Antrim: Crumlin: 4
Antrim: Cushendall: 2
Antrim: Derryaghy: 1
Antrim: Dervock: 4
Antrim: Dirraw: 2
Antrim: Dock Ward: 3
Antrim: Drumanaway: 1
Antrim: Drumtullagh: 2
Antrim: Duncairn: 10
Antrim: Duncairn Ward: 2
Antrim: Dunseverick: 1
Antrim: Enagh: 1
Antrim: Falls: 7
Antrim: Falls (Belfast): 3
Antrim: Glenavy: 1
Antrim: Kilwaughter: 1
Antrim: Larne: 1
Antrim: Lisburn: 8
Antrim: Portrush Rural: 1
Antrim: Portrush Town: 2
Antrim: Rathlin: 2
Antrim: Red Bay: 1
Antrim: Seacon: 3
Antrim: Shankill: 23
Antrim: Sharvogues: 1
Antrim: Smithfield: 6
Antrim: Smithfield Ward: 2
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 12
Antrim: St. George's: 13
Antrim: White Abbey: 3
Antrim: Windsor: 5
Antrim: Windsor Ward: 4
Antrim: Wood Vale Ward: 19
Antrim: Woodvale: 9
Armagh: Aghory: 1
Armagh: Annaghmore: 1
Armagh: Armagh E. Urban: 2
Armagh: Armagh Rural: 1
Armagh: Armagh South Urban: 1
Armagh: Brootally: 1
Armagh: Camlough: 1
Armagh: Crossmore: 1
Armagh: Drumcree: 1
Armagh: Glenaul: 1
Armagh: Hockley: 2
Armagh: Lurgan Urban: 3
Armagh: Middletown: 1
Armagh: Mountnorris: 1
Armagh: Mullahead (Rural): 2
Armagh: Portadown Rural: 2
Armagh: Portadown Urban: 3
Armagh: Tanderagee Urban: 1
Armagh: Tartaraghan: 2
Armagh: Tynan: 1
Carlow: Bagenalstown Urban: 2
Cavan: Arvagh: 1
Cavan: Ballintemple: 1
Cavan: Cootehill Town: 1
Cavan: Killykeen: 1
Cavan: Springfield: 1
Cork: Aghern: 2
Cork: Ballintemple: 5
Cork: Ballycottin: 1
Cork: Ballynoe: 3
Cork: Blackrock: 1
Cork: Castlehyde: 1
Cork: Castlemartyr: 1
Cork: Cork No. 2: 1
Cork: Cork No. 3 Urban: 1
Cork: Cork No. 4 Urban (part of): 1
Cork: Cork No. 5 Urban: 5
Cork: Cork No. 7 Urban: 5
Cork: Curraglass: 1
Cork: Dangan: 1
Cork: Dungourney: 1
Cork: Fermoy Rural: 1
Cork: Garryvoe: 1
Cork: Gortroe: 1
Cork: Inishkenny: 1
Cork: Kilcor: 1
Cork: Kilcronat: 1
Cork: Killeagh: 1
Cork: Knockmourne: 3
Cork: Knockraha: 1
Cork: Middleton Urban: 3
Cork: Mogeely: 2
Cork: Queenstown No. 2 Urban: 2
Cork: Rostellan: 2
Cork: Templebodan: 2
Cork: Youghal Urban: 3
Donegal: Ballyarr: 1
Donegal: Burt: 1
Donegal: Carndonagh: 1
Donegal: Castlefinn: 1
Donegal: Castleforward: 1
Donegal: Clonleigh South: 1
Donegal: Crowkeeragh: 1
Donegal: Glenagannon: 3
Donegal: Glentogher: 2
Donegal: Greencastle: 2
Donegal: Kilcar: 2
Donegal: Killea: 1
Donegal: Kilmacrenan: 1
Donegal: Magheraboy: 2
Donegal: Moville: 3
Donegal: Newtown Cunningham: 1
Donegal: Rathmelton: 1
Donegal: Rathmullan: 6
Donegal: Straid: 1
Down: Artanagh: 2
Down: Balloolymore: 2
Down: Ballyhackamore: 1
Down: Ballyhalbert: 1
Down: Ballykeel: 3
Down: Ballymacbrennan: 2
Down: Ballynahinch: 4
Down: Ballywalter: 5
Down: Ballyworphy: 7
Down: Bangor: 4
Down: Breda: 1
Down: Carrowdore: 2
Down: Castlewellan: 1
Down: Clough: 1
Down: Crossgar: 3
Down: Donaghadee Urban: 6
Down: Downpatrick: 7
Down: Dromara: 2
Down: Dromore Rural: 1
Down: Dromore Urban: 3
Down: Drumbeg: 3
Down: Drumbo: 2
Down: Dundonald: 1
Down: Dundrum: 3
Down: Grey Abbey: 4
Down: Hollywood Urban: 2
Down: Inch: 6
Down: Killinchy: 6
Down: Killyleagh: 6
Down: Kilmore: 3
Down: Leggygowan: 1
Down: Loughbrickland: 1
Down: Magherally: 1
Down: Maze: 2
Down: Moira: 1
Down: Moneyreagh: 1
Down: Moneyslane: 3
Down: Mountstewart: 1
Down: Newry North Urban: 1
Down: Newry South: 1
Down: Newtownards North: 1
Down: Newtownards Urban: 18
Down: Ormeau: 17
Down: Portaferry: 1
Down: Pottinger (part of): 18
Down: Rathfryland: 1
Down: Rossconor: 1
Down: Saintfield: 2
Down: Skeagh: 1
Down: Tirkelly: 1
Down: Tullylish: 1
Down: Tullynakill: 3
Down: Victoria (part of): 20
Down: Warrenpoint: 1
Down: Warrenpoint Rural: 1
Dublin: Balbriggan Urban, Part of: 1
Dublin: Clontarf West: 2
Dublin: Fitzwilliam: 1
Dublin: Glasnevin: 4
Dublin: Howth: 1
Dublin: Inn's Quay: 1
Dublin: Inns Quay: 1
Dublin: Killiney: 1
Dublin: Kingstown No. 2: 1
Dublin: Kingstown No. 3: 1
Dublin: Kingstown No. 4: 2
Dublin: Mansion House: 1
Dublin: Merchant's Quay: 1
Dublin: New Kilmainham: 1
Dublin: Newcastle: 1
Dublin: North City: 1
Dublin: North Dock: 1
Dublin: Pembroke West: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar East: 2
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar West: 1
Dublin: Rotunda: 1
Dublin: Royal Exchange: 1
Dublin: South Dock: 1
Dublin: Stillorgan: 1
Dublin: Terenure: 1
Dublin: Trinity Ward: 1
Fermanagh: Bellanamallard: 1
Fermanagh: Belle Isle: 1
Fermanagh: Brookeborough: 1
Fermanagh: Brookhill: 1
Fermanagh: Carrickmacosker: 1
Fermanagh: Derrylea: 2
Fermanagh: Enniskillen East: 1
Fermanagh: Enniskillen North: 2
Fermanagh: Enniskillen Rural: 2
Fermanagh: Enniskillen South: 3
Fermanagh: Florence Court: 1
Fermanagh: Inishmacsaint: 1
Fermanagh: Kesh: 1
Fermanagh: Kilmore: 2
Fermanagh: Kilturk: 1
Fermanagh: Lisnabrick: 1
Fermanagh: Lisnaskea: 3
Fermanagh: Magheraveely: 2
Fermanagh: Maguiresbridge: 2
Fermanagh: Milltown: 1
Fermanagh: Newporton: 3
Fermanagh: Tempo: 1
Fermanagh: Tirmacspird: 1
Galway: Athenry: 1
Galway: Loughrea Urban: 1
Galway: Moycullen: 1
Kerry: Emlagh: 1
Kildare: Morristownbiller: 1
Kildare: Naas Urban: 1
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 1 Urban: 1
Kilkenny: Moneenroe: 1
King's Co.: Birr Urban: 2
Leitrim: Carrick-on-Shannon: 1
Leitrim: Drumsna: 5
Leitrim: Mahanagh: 1
Leitrim: Manorhamilton: 1
Limerick: Ballynoe: 1
Limerick: Ballysimon: 1
Limerick: Bruree: 1
Limerick: Croom: 1
Limerick: Doon South: 1
Limerick: Kilmallock: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 3 Urban: 2
Limerick: Limerick No. 4 Urban: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 5 Urban: 2
Limerick: Limerick South Rural: 1
Limerick: Newcastle Urban: 1
Londonderry: Aghadowney: 3
Londonderry: Aghanloo: 2
Londonderry: Agivey: 1
Londonderry: Articlave: 5
Londonderry: Ballykelly: 1
Londonderry: Ballylagan: 1
Londonderry: Bellarena: 3
Londonderry: Benone: 4
Londonderry: Bovagh: 1
Londonderry: Clady: 1
Londonderry: Claudy: 1
Londonderry: Coleraine: 6
Londonderry: Downhill: 2
Londonderry: Drumcroon: 2
Londonderry: Dungiven: 3
Londonderry: Eglinton: 1
Londonderry: Faughanvale: 1
Londonderry: Fruithill: 1
Londonderry: Garvagh: 1
Londonderry: Gelvin: 1
Londonderry: Glendermot: 1
Londonderry: Glenkeen: 1
Londonderry: Hervey Hill: 4
Londonderry: Knockantern: 5
Londonderry: Letterloan: 4
Londonderry: Liberties, Upper: 2
Londonderry: Limavady Urban: 2
Londonderry: Londonderry No. 3 Urban: 4
Londonderry: Londonderry No. 5 Urban: 2
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (1): 6
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (2): 1
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban (4): 4
Londonderry: Maghera: 1
Londonderry: Myroe: 2
Londonderry: Portstewart: 1
Londonderry: Ringsend: 2
Londonderry: Rocktown: 1
Londonderry: Somerset: 2
Londonderry: Straw: 1
Londonderry: Tamlaght: 1
Londonderry: The Highlands: 5
Londonderry: Tullykeeran: 2
Longford: Ballinamuck East: 3
Longford: Edgeworthstown: 1
Longford: Newtownforbes: 1
Mayo: Aillemore: 8
Mayo: Ardnaree, South Urban: 1
Mayo: Burren: 1
Mayo: Carrowmore: 2
Mayo: Croaghmoyle: 2
Mayo: Edmondstown: 1
Mayo: Kilbeagh: 1
Mayo: Killala: 1
Mayo: Louisburg: 2
Mayo: Pontoon: 2
Mayo: Sallymount: 4
Mayo: Srahmore: 1
Mayo: Toomore: 3
Meath: Drumcondra: 1
Meath: Trim Urban: 1
Monaghan: Anketell Grove: 3
Monaghan: Bocks: 1
Monaghan: Castleblayney Urban: 1
Monaghan: Clontibret: 5
Monaghan: Tullycorbett: 1
Queen's Co.: Coolrain: 1
Queen's Co.: Maryborough Urban: 1
Queen's Co.: Shaen: 1
Roscommon: Ballinlough: 2
Roscommon: Tumna North: 1
Sligo: Achonry West: 1
Sligo: Ballintogher East: 1
Sligo: Ballymote: 7
Sligo: Ballynakill: 1
Sligo: Ballynashee: 1
Sligo: Ballysadare West: 2
Sligo: Bricklieve: 3
Sligo: Buncrowey: 1
Sligo: Carrickbanagher: 2
Sligo: Cartron: 1
Sligo: Castleconor: 7
Sligo: Cloonoghill: 2
Sligo: Collooney: 2
Sligo: Coolaney: 1
Sligo: Dromore: 1
Sligo: Drumfin: 2
Sligo: Drumrat: 1
Sligo: Easky East: 6
Sligo: Easky West: 1
Sligo: Kilshalvy: 1
Sligo: Lakeview: 1
Sligo: Lisconny: 2
Sligo: Mallagheruse: 4
Sligo: Riverstown: 1
Sligo: Skreen: 1
Sligo: Sligo North (Urban): 3
Sligo: Sligo West Urban: 2
Sligo: Tobercurry: 7
Tipperary: Kilrush: 1
Tipperary: Tipperary E. Urban: 1
Tyrone: Altmore: 4
Tyrone: Attaclady: 1
Tyrone: Ballymagorry: 2
Tyrone: Ballymagran: 3
Tyrone: Brantry: 1
Tyrone: Cecil: 1
Tyrone: Clonaneese: 1
Tyrone: Cookstown Urban: 1
Tyrone: Derrygortrevy: 1
Tyrone: Drumaspil: 1
Tyrone: Dungannon: 4
Tyrone: Moorfield: 1
Tyrone: Mountjoy: 1
Tyrone: Moy: 1
Tyrone: Omagh Rural: 2
Tyrone: Omagh Urban: 2
Tyrone: Oritor: 1
Tyrone: Stewartstown: 1
Tyrone: Trillick: 1
Tyrone: Tullyniskane: 2
Waterford: Ballyhane: 1
Waterford: Cappoquin: 1
Waterford: Clashmore: 1
Waterford: Kilwatermoy, West: 6
Waterford: Lismore: 1
Waterford: Tallow: 1
Westmeath: Athlone West Urban: 1
Westmeath: Clonfad: 1
Westmeath: Glasson: 1
Westmeath: Mullingar North Urban: 1
Wexford: Ballymore: 2
Wexford: Carnagh: 1
Wexford: Enniscorthy Rural: 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

Mac Muiris FitzMaurice, Morrison: líonmhar: Luimneach-an Clár-Ciarraí & Gaillimh-Ros Comáin-Maigh Eo. Tá Mac Morris le fáil i bhFear Manach-Tír Eoghain-Doire. Tá trí chlann san áireamh: (1) Tiarnaí Leic Snámha i gCiarraí. (2) craobh de mhuintir Priondargás i Maigh Eo. (3) Clann faoi leith in Ultaibh nach fios go díreach cérbh iad. Bhí Séamas Mac Muiris mhic an Iarla (1530-79) i gceannas ar an éirí amach sa Mhumhain i 1579 ach maraíodh an bhliain chéanna é.
Morrison Very numerous: all areas,but mainly E Ulster. Ir. Mac Muiris. Scottish and English generally. Muiris is the usual gaelicisation of first name Maurice, and was adopted by as a patronymic by the Prendergasts of Mayo. IF.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

Morison: 4
Morisson: 1
Morrison: 392
Morrisson: 19

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