Location of Heenan surname

In 1881 there were just 241 individuals in the United Kingdom bearing the surname Heenan, making it the 10843th most common surname. These individuals were clustered in Motherwell (Scotland), Twickenham, Doncaster and Sunderland.

Heenan distribution UK 1881 from public profilerBy 1998 the numbers had increased to 729 and Dundee had become the place where the surname was most commonly found.

Heenan distribution 1998 from public profiler

Outside of the UK and Ireland, where else in the world would you have found people with this surname? New Zealand comes top of the list but there were sizeable populations in Canada and Australia too

Heenan distribution worldwide from public profiler

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