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Fermanagh Population Figures
Contributed by Vynette Sage
All of the following are from "The Fermanagh Story" by Peadar Livingstone, 1969

BARONY 1841 1851
Clanawley 20,426 14,706
Clankelly 15,424 10,998
Coole 10,265 5,665
Knockkninny 10,995 8,741
Lurg 27,588 20,386
Magherasteffany 22,562 17,373
Tirkennedy 23,447 20,378
Total for County 156,481 116,047


Between 1841 and 1851 Fermanagh lost 40,034 (25%) of her people
The part of Drummully Parish in Fermanagh lost 45%
Currin lost 57%
Trory lost 45%
Galloon lost 36%
Rossorry lost 34%

1961:
County Fermanagh 51, 531
Enniskillen Boro 7, 406
Enniskillen Rural 15, 553
Lisnaskea Rural 17, 115
Irvinestown Rural 11, 457

Enniskillen......1841.....866 houses
Enniskillen......1850.....nearly 6,000

Ballinamallard....1619.....11 houses
Ballinamallard....1622.....20 houses
Ballinamallard....1841.....74 houses (376 inhabitants)
Ballinamallard....1961......................352 inhabitants

Belcoo................1878......6 houses
Belcoo................1961....................175 inhabitants

Belleek................1841...................251 inhabitants
Belleek................1961...................162 inhabitants

Brookeborough....1961..................294 inhabitants

Calkill, Killesher.....1841...............149 inhabitants
Calkill, Killesher.....1851................60 inhabitants

Church Hill..........1841...................139 inhabitants
Church Hill..........1961...............under 50 inhabitants

Cleenagh, Drummully..1841....158 inhabitants
Cleenagh, Drummully..1851....64 inhabitants

Derrygonnelly......1841....57 houses (265 inhabitants)
Derrygonnelly......1961................296 inhabitants

Drumgoland, Galloon....1841.....106 inhabitants
Drumgoland, Galloon....1851......50 inhabitnats

Ederney................1961.................227 inhabitants

Garrison...............1841...................70 inhabitants

Irvinestown...........1619.......14 houses, a market house and a water mill
Irvinestown...........1622.........10 British families, several families of English names
Irvinestown...........1961..........934 inhabitants
Also called: Lowtherstown

Kesh.....................1618..................6 British families

Lisbellaw.............1834........53 inhabited houses, 4 unihabited, several ruins
Lisbellaw.............1961...............471 inhabitants
Lisnarick..............1841..............204 inhabitants

Lisnaskea............1622........about 40 houses, a free schoolhouse
Lisnaskea.............1835......92 houses
Lisnaskea.............1841.......72 houses
Lisnaskea............1961.................977 inhabitants

Magheraveely.....1622........8 houses
Magheraveely.....1841...................74 inhabitants

Maguiresbridge....1841.........155 houses (685 inhabitants)
Maguiresbridge....1961.................339 inhabitants

Mullaghdun..........1841..............30 inhabitants
Mullaghdun..........1851..............14 inhabitants

Newtownbutler....1622................10 British families

Roslea..................1841....................414 inhabitants
Roslea..................1847.........79 houses
Roslea..................1961...................203 inhabitants

Tempo.................1834.................170 Protestants, 163 Roman Catholics
Tempo.................1841.................422 inhabitants
Tempo.................1961.................269 inhabitants
Also Called: Milltown

Trory....................1841...............241 inhabitants
Trory....................1851...............131 inhabitants

Tullyhomman.......1961........76 inhabitants in the Fermanagh section

Enniskillen Workhouse.....Dec.1846......879 patients
Enniskillen Workhouse.....Jan.1847.......1037 patients
Enniskillen Workhouse.....Feb.1847......1115 patients
Enniskillen Workhouse.....Mar.1847.....1129 patients
Enniskillen Workhouse....Apr.1847.......1250 patients
Enniskillen Workhouse....May.1847......1433 patients