Alexander



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ALEXANDER BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



Alexander households in mid-19th century Ireland

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See below for a parish-by-parish breakdown of household numbers in each county (paying).

Alexander households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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Antrim 106 Armagh 32
Belfast city 32 Carlow 3
Cavan 1 Clare 1
Cork 3 Cork city 1
Derry 44 Donegal 33
Down 55 Dublin 4
Dublin city 7 Fermanagh 11
Galway 6 Kildare 2
Kilkenny 3 Leitrim 1
Limerick 1 Limerick city 6
Mayo 3 Monaghan 9
Offaly 14 Roscommon 3
Sligo 5 Tipperary 3
Tyrone 100 Westmeath 1
Wexford 3 Wicklow 2

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Alexander: numerous in Ulster. Very common in Scotland as forename and surname and gaelicised Alastar, hence McAlister etc. This Greek name was brought in by Queen Margaret in 11 cent.
Mac Alsandair: Alexander: líonmhar: Cúige Uladh, san oirthear go sonrach. Sloinne a bhain le Albanaigh agus Sasanaigh. An-chuid leagan de in úsáid fadó. SI & SGG.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Alexander 495


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Alaxander
Alexandar
Alexr
Alixander
Allexander
Mac Alsandair


SECOND SURNAME


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