Blesson



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Blesson 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).

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


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Cavan 4 Leitrim 4

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Blessing: fairly rare: Leitrim etc. Ir. Ó Maoilbheannachta, servant of blessing. The anglicisation Mulvanaughty seems to have gone out of use. SI & SGG.
Ó Maoilbheannachta: Blessing: cuíosach annamh: Liatroim. Bhí Mulvanaughty orthu, tráth. Sampla cuí de mhallacht an ghalldaithe.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Blessing 7
Blesson 8


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Maoilbheannachta
Blisson


SECOND SURNAME


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