O' Connell Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

O' Connell Surname Statistics


O' Connell Surname Variants Ranking

Rank Surname Match Census Frequency
1 O Brien 30% 4,889
2 O Neill 50% 2,288
3 O Connor 60% 2,195
4 O Neil 50% 2,053
5 O Donnell 80% 1,424
6 O Hara 20% 1,225
7 O Brian 20% 1,034
8 O Connell 90% 829
9 O' Brien 40% 734
10 O Hare 30% 666
11 O Leary 20% 566
12 O Neal 50% 407
13 O Niel 50% 386
14 O Conner 70% 382
15 O' Neill 60% 368
16 O Sullivan 10% 300
17 O Shea 30% 299
18 O Malley 30% 296
19 O Reilly 30% 286
20 O' Connor 70% 277
21 O Grady 20% 249
22 O' Hara 30% 249
23 O' Neil 60% 249
24 O Rourke 30% 228
25 O Bryan 20% 223
26 O Keefe 30% 214
27 O' Donnell 90% 206
28 O Toole 40% 180
29 O Donald 50% 163
30 O Keeffe 20% 150
31 O Donoghue 30% 140
32 O' Brian 30% 130
33 O Niell 60% 128
34 O' Connell 100% 128
35 O Callaghan 18% 123
36 O Dell 50% 115
37 O Boyle 40% 114
38 O Hanlon 30% 111
39 Owe 20% 105
40 O' Leary 30% 104
41 O Hagan 20% 100

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The surname O' Connell is the 34th most popular variant of O Brien.

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