Crea



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Crea 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Belfast city 1 Down 4
Westmeath 1    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

MacCrae: rare: Belfast etc. Mac Craith, Mac Raith, rath, prosperity. Scottish, Black says it is a personal name, not a patronymic. More usual as Mac Crea, q.v.
MacCrea: numerous: Ulster generally, Wexford etc. Ir. Mac Raith, Mac Craith from rath, bounty, prosperity. Scottish, but cognate with Irish Mac Grath, Magrath.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Cray 3
Crea 6
McCray 3
McCrea 175
McCreagh 11
McRay 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Creah
Creaugh
MacCrae
MacCrea
McCrae
McCraie
McCreah


SECOND SURNAME


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