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Ferguson households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Antrim 136 Armagh 51
Belfast city 66 Cavan 20
Clare 3 Cork 6
Derry 95 Donegal 26
Down 201 Dublin 20
Dublin city 18 Fermanagh 44
Galway 10 Kerry 1
Kildare 3 Kilkenny 3
Laois 1 Leitrim 46
Limerick 8 Limerick city 3
Longford 2 Louth 15
Mayo 40 Meath 7
Monaghan 9 Offaly 7
Roscommon 2 Sligo 44
Tipperary 4 Tyrone 144
Waterford 1 Westmeath 7
Wexford 2 Wicklow 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Fergus: Quite numerous: Connacht, E Ulster & Louth. Ir. Ó Fearghuis (man-vigour). This names two septs in Connacht and Scots in Ulster. Fergus was an ancient first name current amongst both Gaels and Picts in Scotland. As Ferris, the name is common in Ulster and also occurs in Kerry. MIF & SS.
Ferguson: Very numerous: Ulster & N Connacht. Ir. Mac Fearghusa. Scottish in Ulster and a synonym of Fergus in Connacht.MIF.
Mac Fearghusa: Ferguson: féach Ó Fearghuis & rl.
Mac Fhearghusa: Ferguson: an-líonmhar: Ulaidh & Connachta thuaidh. Albanaigh den chuid is mó, is cosúil. Thánadar sa 17 céad.
Ó Fearghuis: Ferris, Fergus : líonmhar: Connachta, an Dún-Lú & Ciarraí. Ó thuaidh: Albanaigh; ó dheas: craobh de Mhuintir Mhuircheartaigh. Ó thaobh staire de, bhí clann leighis i Maigh Eo agus clann airchinneach i Liatroim. Mac Fearghusa ba chóir a bheith ar na h-Albanaigh a bhain leis an gclann mhór Ferguson thall. Ainm coiteann a b'ea Fearghus, leis an mbrí: fear + gus (neart, fuinneamh). SGG.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Fergus 86
Ferguson 1046
McFergus 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Fearghuis
Fargason
Fargass
Fargeson
Fargesson
Fargison
Fargisson
Fargueson
Farguison
Fargurson
Fargus
Farguson
Fergason
Fergeson
Fergison
Fergueson
Ferguison
Fergusen
Fergusson
Ffargison
Fferguson
Firguson
Forgason
Fourgeson
Furgeson
Furgson
Furguson
Mac Fearghusa
Mac Fhearghuis
Mac Fhearghusa
Macferguson
O Fergussa


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