Don't know if you are still interested but the name Shorten is in the Cork telephone book, 24 in Cork, 5 in Bandon.
1901 Census 1 Hosegood in all of Ireland!
Leonard Hosegood, 19, Waiter, Church of Ireland, living in Barrack's at Kilworth, Ballinrush Townland, Fermoy, N.E. Cork
Place of birth not shown which is unusual for a census.
1901 Census 9 Humble's, all born in Waterford County, all in one household of Edmond 42 and Mary
74 Payne's in 1901 Cork Census & 292 Evans, 256 Shorten's.
Prior to the 1901 census only the Griffith Valuation
of 1853 Cork have survived and is used as a census