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Chesney 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).

Chesney 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 24 Belfast city 1
Cork 1 Derry 1
Down 11 Fermanagh 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Chesney: Quite numerous: E Ulster etc. English, 17 cent. See also Chaney.
MacChesney: Quite numerous: Belfast area etc. Scottish from Galloway, probably from Anglo-Norman Chesnai, oak grove: see Chaney. SS & SI.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Chesney 39
McChesney 17
McChesny 2
McChestney 3
McChisney 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Chesnaye
MacChesney


SECOND SURNAME


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