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Duffy 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).

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


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Antrim 18 Armagh 81
Belfast city 22 Cavan 92
Clare 3 Cork 1
Cork city 1 Derry 48
Donegal 269 Down 36
Dublin 82 Dublin city 39
Fermanagh 65 Galway 94
Kildare 20 Kilkenny 4
Laois 7 Leitrim 14
Limerick city 1 Longford 98
Louth 174 Mayo 375
Meath 154 Monaghan 621
Offaly 57 Roscommon 124
Sligo 77 Tipperary 8
Tyrone 55 Waterford 4
Westmeath 129 Wexford 8
Wicklow 18    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Duffy: Very numerous: Leinster, Ulster, Connacht - it takes the form Duhig in Munster and Dooey in Ulster. Ir. Ó Dubhthaigh, mod. Dufaigh. Perhaps dubhach = gloomy. IF & SGG.
O'Duffy: Quite numerous: Dublin etc. Ir. Ó Dubhthaigh (the dark one). See Duffy.
Ó Dubhthaigh: O'Duffy, Duhig &rl: an-líonmhar: Connachta, Ulaidh, Laighin. Tugtar Duhig orthu sa Mhumhain agus Dooey in Ultaibh. Bhí clanna tábhachtacha i dTír Chonaill (mar a rabhadar ina n-airchinnigh ar feadh ocht gcéad blian), i Ros Comáin agus i Muineachán. Bhí an t-ainm Dubhthach (fear dubh) coitinn anallód. Litriú nua: Ó Dufaigh. IF.
Ó Dubhthaigh: rare: Dublin etc. Ir.Lang. See Duffy.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Duffey 13
Duffy 2801
McDuffy 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Dubhthaigh
Dubhthaigh
Dufay
Dufey
Duffie
Dufy
O'Duffy


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