Morton 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

de Mortún Morton: líonmhar: Cúige Uladh i gcoitinne & rl. Sasanach, in Éirinn ón 13 céad; is cosúil gur tháinig na daoine in Ultaibh ón 17 céad ar aghaidh. Fréamh: log-ainm atá coitianta thall, "feirm sa riasc". Féach an baile i ndúiche Cotswolds: Moreton-in-the-Marsh.
Moreton rare: Midlands etc. English, see Morton.
Morton numerous: Generally Ulster and Dublin. English, 13 cent. "moor farm". Evidently17 cent in Ulster.
Murton Very rare: Belfast. Toponymic from N England.

DEDs where Morton and a second surname are found together


Counties, DEDs and households

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