Duncan



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Duncan 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).

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


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Antrim 60 Armagh 9
Belfast city 18 Carlow 2
Cork 1 Cork city 1
Derry 20 Donegal 38
Down 26 Dublin 8
Dublin city 22 Fermanagh 15
Galway 4 Kildare 1
Kilkenny 7 Leitrim 19
Louth 2 Mayo 2
Meath 5 Monaghan 4
Offaly 1 Sligo 10
Tyrone 44 Waterford 1
Westmeath 2 Wexford 4

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Duncan: numerous: Ulster, N Connacht. Scottish, also sometimes used for Donegan. The Scots name is cognate with Donnchadh meaning "brown lord, warrior".
Dunkin: Very rare: Dublin. Ir. Ó Duinnchinn (brown head). A name associated with N Connacht.
Ó Duinnchinn: Dunkin, Dinkin: fíor-annamh: Áth Cliath. Aistrithe go Duncan, b'fhéidir. Clann a bhain le Sligeach fadó. Brí: "ceann donn". SGG.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Duncan 326
Dunkin 6


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Duinnchinn
Doncan
Donkin


SECOND SURNAME


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