Month: February 2016

Irish Census Records

Irish Census Records

A few weeks ago I started collecting census data for all the variant names of O’CONNELL. The following spreadsheet shows how often the name shows up in each census in Ireland. The first full census was taken in 1821. It is important to note that […]

The Beginning of the ONS

The Beginning of the ONS

In 2015 I had a discussion with a few others that are also interested in researching the O’Connell name. Our biggest question was, “why is there no in-depth research on the O’Connells?” With no real answer to our question, it was decided that we should […]