Faoiteach


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No Faoiteach households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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No Faoiteach households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

de Faoite: White, Whyte: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre. Bua-aidiacht Béarla cosúil le "bán" i nGaeilge. Bhí na Faoitigh ar Bhardas Luimnigh i 1213 agus bhain siad leis an gcathair agus leis an gcontae ó shoin i leith.
de Faoite: Very rare: Naas. Ir.Lang. See White.
Faoiteach: White: féach de Faoite.
White: Very numerous: all areas, E Ulster, Leinster, Limerick etc. Ir. de Faoite. An English nick-name, "fair" analogous to Irish bán, which it sometimes replaces. In Ireland 13 cent, they appear on Limerick Corporation in 1213. See also Whyte. IF.
Whyte: numerous: all areas, especially Roscommon-Galway-Mayo, E Ulster (Scots), Waterford-Wexford. Variant of White, q.v.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
White 3042
Whyte 51


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
De Fáite
De Fáoithe
De Faithe
De Faoithe
De Faoitie
Faoiteach
Whiyte
de Faoite


SECOND SURNAME


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