Alister



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McAllister
Co. Down




Alister 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).

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


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Antrim 2 Belfast city 1
Down 8 Monaghan 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Alister: mainly with "ll", Belfast area. See MacAllister.
Mac Alastair: Mac Allister: an-líonmhar: Cúige Uladh & rl. Craobh de Mhuintir Mhic Dhónaill, a bhí suite in Aontraim. Sloinne Albanach, leis. MIF & SGG.
MacAlester: rare: Down, Louth. Ir. Mac Alasdair. See Mac Allister.
MacAlister: numerous: Antrim & Ulster generally, Midlands etc. Ir. Mac Alasdair. See Mac Allister.
MacAllister: numerous: Ulster generally, especially Antrim, also Midlands, Mayo etc. The Irish is Mac Alasdair, Alasdar being a gaelicisation of Alexander, a very popular first name in Scotland whence they came as galloglasses in 14 & 15 cent.
MacCalister: rare: Down. See Mac Allister.
MacCallister: Quite numerous: Down etc. Ir. Mac Alasdair. See Mac Allister.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Alister 12
Allister 8
Callister 3
Collester 2
Collister 2
McAlester 26
McAlister 284
McAllester 28
McAllister 390
McCallister 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Collistor
Collistyer
Mac Alastair
MacAlester
MacAlister
MacAllister
MacCalister
MacCallister
Macholister
Makallester
McAlastar
McAlaster
McAlistar
McAllesterr
McAllestor
McAlster
McCalester
McCalister
McCallaster
McColester
McColister
McCollister
McEllister
McKallister
McKellister
McKollister
Mcaulister
Mccollester
Mcholister
Mhic Alasdair


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