Quin heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Castlequarter: 1
Antrim: Clifton: 2
Antrim: Derryaghy: 1
Antrim: Duncairn: 1
Antrim: Shankill: 2
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 1
Armagh: Armagh E. Urban: 1
Armagh: Drumcree: 1
Armagh: Mullaghbrack: 1
Armagh: Mullahead (Rural): 2
Armagh: Portadown Urban: 1
Armagh: Tanderagee Urban: 1
Clare: Annagh: 1
Clare: Ballyblood: 1
Clare: Cloonanaha: 1
Clare: Corrofin: 1
Clare: Ennis No. 2 Urban: 2
Clare: Killaspuglonane: 1
Clare: Miltownmalbay: 1
Clare: Mountievers: 1
Clare: Sixmilebridge: 1
Cork: Cork No. 4 Urban (part of): 1
Donegal: Cloghan: 1
Donegal: Raphoe: 1
Down: Downpatrick: 1
Down: Hollywood Urban: 1
Down: Ormeau: 1
Down: Pottinger (part of): 1
Dublin: Ballybrack: 1
Dublin: Fitzwilliam: 1
Dublin: Inn's Quay: 1
Dublin: Kingstown No. 3: 1
Dublin: Pembroke East: 1
Dublin: Pembroke West: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar West: 1
Dublin: South City: 1
Dublin: Usher's Quay: 2
Galway: Clonbrock: 1
Galway: Kiltartan: 1
Galway: Monivea: 1
Galway: Raford: 1
Galway: Ryehill: 1
Kerry: Kilgarvan: 1
Kildare: Athy Town: 1
Kildare: Kilmeage, South: 1
Kilkenny: Kilkenny No. 1 Urban: 1
Leitrim: Carrigallen West: 1
Limerick: Ballingarry: 1
Limerick: Ballymacshaneboy: 1
Limerick: Castleconnell: 1
Limerick: Glensharrold: 1
Limerick: Glin: 1
Limerick: Kilmallock: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 1 Urban: 2
Limerick: Limerick No. 2 Urban: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 3 Urban: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 4 Urban: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 6 Urban: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 8 Urban: 2
Limerick: Rathkeale Rural: 1
Londonderry: Carnamoney: 1
Londonderry: Eglinton: 1
Londonderry: Lissan Upper: 1
Longford: Cloonee: 1
Louth: Carlingford: 1
Louth: Dromin: 1
Mayo: Burren: 1
Mayo: Callow: 1
Mayo: Kilcommon: 1
Meath: Ardcath: 1
Monaghan: Glaslough: 1
Queen's Co.: Stradbally: 2
Tipperary: Caher: 1
Tipperary: Carrigatogher: 1
Tipperary: Clonmel East Urban: 1
Tyrone: Beaghmore: 2
Tyrone: Benburb: 1
Tyrone: Camowen: 1
Tyrone: Derrygortrevy: 1
Tyrone: Killycolpy: 2
Tyrone: Mountjoy: 1
Tyrone: Munterevlin: 6
Tyrone: Oaklands: 1
Tyrone: Pomeroy: 2
Tyrone: The Rock: 2
Wicklow: Bray No. 2: 1
Wicklow: Glenealy: 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

MacQuinn fairly rare: Kerry-Limerick. Ir. Mac Cuinn, from first name Conn.
Ó Cuinn Quinn: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre. Bhí clanna éagsúla i dTír Eoghain, Aontroim, Longfort, an Clár, Maigh Eo. In Ulaidh, tá meascadh le Ó Coinne, q.v. An t-ainm stairiúil Conn is préamh don sloinne seo. Ciallaíonn sé saoi nó taoiseach, deirtear.
Quinn Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. Ir. Ó Cuinn, from first name Conn, meaning, perhaps, "chief" or "sense". There were a number of septs: Thomond (Clare), Tyrone, Antrim, Longford. Those of Thomond are represented by the Earl of Dunraven.
 

Variants in 1911, with total occurences

MacQuinn: 1
Mc Quinn: 4
McQuin: 1
McQuinn: 8
O Cuinn: 2
Quin: 87
Quine: 2
Quinn: 1199
Quinne: 7

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