O' Donnell Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

O' Donnell Surname Statistics


Top Professions for the O' Donnell family

Profession Census Frequency
Dress Maker 2
General Dealer 1
Press Hand For Box Making 1
Waiter 1
Wire Stitcher For Box Making 1
General Domestic Servant 1
Assistant Attendant 1
Licenced Hawker Of China & Other Goods 1
Nurse 1
General Servant (domestic) 1

O' Donnell Surname Variants Ranking

Rank Surname Match Census Frequency
1 O Brien 30% 4,889
2 O Neill 50% 2,288
3 O Connor 50% 2,195
4 O Neil 50% 2,053
5 O Donnell 90% 1,424
6 O Hara 20% 1,225
7 O Brian 20% 1,034
8 O Connell 80% 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 60% 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 60% 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 100% 206
28 O Toole 40% 180
29 O Donald 60% 163
30 O Keeffe 20% 150
31 O Donoghue 40% 140
32 O' Brian 30% 130
33 O Niell 60% 128
34 O' Connell 90% 128
35 O Callaghan 9% 123
36 O Dell 60% 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' Donnell is the 27th most popular variant of O Brien.

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