Cahirr



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Cahirr households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Clare 5    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Cahir: mod.nos.: mainly in Clare. Ir. Ó Cathaoir, from an old personal name thought to pre-date Celtic Ireland. Not connected with cathaoir meaning chair, which is a borrow-word from Latin cathedra. A popular name amongst the Ulstermen. SI.
Mac Cathaoir: Cahir: líon beag: an Clár & rl. Ainm pearsanta sa mheán-aois, Cathaoir.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Cagher 2
Cahar 1
Caher 33
Cahir 5
Cahirr 5
Caugher 7


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SURNAME
Mac Cathaoir


SECOND SURNAME


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