Blake



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Blake 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Antrim 3 Armagh 1
Belfast city 6 Carlow 1
Cavan 4 Clare 54
Cork 63 Cork city 4
Derry 3 Donegal 11
Down 2 Dublin 21
Dublin city 16 Fermanagh 7
Galway 233 Kerry 2
Kildare 2 Kilkenny 10
Laois 10 Leitrim 19
Limerick 19 Limerick city 6
Longford 5 Louth 2
Mayo 45 Meath 65
Monaghan 1 Offaly 17
Roscommon 2 Sligo 4
Tipperary 45 Tyrone 2
Waterford 7 Westmeath 7
Wexford 29 Wicklow 17

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Blake: numerous: all provinces. Ir. de Bláca. Normans, originally Cadell. One of the "tribes" of Galway. It also stands for Ir. Ó Bláthmhaic (Blowick) in Fermanagh and Connacht. The name is based on the epithet "black". IF & SI.
de Bláca: Blake: an-líonmhar tríd an dtír. A-Normannaigh agus ceann de "Treabhanna na Gaillimhe". Bhí siad suite i gCo. na Gaillimhe agus Cill Dara. I bhFear Manach, d'fhéadfadh Blake bheith mar ghalldú ar Ó Bláthmhaic, q.v. Caddell a bhí ar na Blácaigh ar dtús. IF & SI.
de Bláca: Very rare: Dublin etc. Ir. Lang. See Blake.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Blake 746


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Blaike
Bleack
Bleak
Bleake
de Bláca


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