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Scotland, Irving Names Study

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Date: 26 Sep 2021 [unknown]
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England and Scotland are the source of the name Irving. By examination of various genealogical sources it should be possible to determine the most obvious location from where the name originated.
This profile is part of the Irving Name Study.

Irving name distribution within Genealogical sources.

Country Parish Records BMD Census Burials Personal Databases
  • Parish Records taken from /www.freecen.org.uk. This is incomplete.
  • BMD Births, Marriages and Deaths taken from www,freebmd.org.uk
  • Census England and Wales only, taken from www,freece,org,uk. This is incomplete. Census figures show the number of individual Irving records for that census year. Therefore the same family groups will be repeated.
  • Burials taken from www.findagrave.com. This is incomplete.
  • Personal Database. Everything related to Irving's entered into these databases. Name variations are included in this count.
  • Islands are Aldreney, Gurnsey, Jersey, Isle of Man and Sark.
  • Data last Updated 20 September 2021 by Bill Irving (IRVING-332).

Scotland Census source for the surname Irving

Method: Using Irving as the Surname; birth year as 1750 to 1920; Birth County = All Counties; Select the county of the census; Select the year of the census; then search. A count of all the records for that census year appears at the top of the results page.

The UK census system started in 1801 and is repeated every 10 years, except for 1941. Names only start to appear from 1841. The age of each person is recorded. This allows an approximate year of birth to be found but discretion should be used as to how accurate this date is. Additionally parents and siblings names are given along with the birth county/Country.

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