Bret


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No Bret households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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No Bret households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Brett: numerous: South East, Mayo, Galway etc. Ir. de Breit. "Le Bret" Norman term for Bretons, who were present in the invasion of 12 cent. MIF & SI.
de Breit: Brett: líonmhar: Oir-Dheisceart, Maigh Eo, Gaillimh: An t-ainm a bhí ag na Normannaigh ar Bhriotánaigh a bhí leo san Ionradh. Bhí a lán Briotánach in arm Uilliam Concaire ag Cath Hastings i 1066. Is comh-Cheiltigh iad Muintir de Breit.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Brett 248
Britt 127


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Britte
de Breit


SECOND SURNAME


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