Ford



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FORD BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913


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Ford 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).

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


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Antrim 5 Armagh 22
Belfast city 4 Carlow 1
Cavan 6 Clare 9
Cork 116 Cork city 15
Donegal 1 Down 4
Dublin 15 Dublin city 9
Fermanagh 7 Galway 193
Kerry 3 Kildare 10
Kilkenny 13 Laois 5
Leitrim 41 Limerick 23
Limerick city 1 Longford 9
Louth 6 Mayo 31
Meath 9 Monaghan 9
Offaly 6 Roscommon 27
Sligo 7 Tipperary 3
Tyrone 9 Waterford 2
Westmeath 13 Wexford 7
Wicklow 10    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Ford: fairly rare: Dublin etc. Usually as Forde, q.v.
Ford: Forde: líon beag, is cosúil - baineann an chuid is mó des na Fordes le sloinnte Gaelacha: Mac Conshnámha, Mac Giollarnáth (Giolla na Naomh), Ó Fuaráin. IF.
Forde: Very numerous: all areas. While this is common in England, in Ireland it stands for a number of indigenous names: Mac Giollarnáth, Mac Conshnámha, Ó Fuaráin, the first two in Connacht, the last in Cork-Waterford. Some English Fords settled in Meath in the 14 cent. The ancestor of Henry Ford (USA) came from Cork in 1847. IF.
Fúrd: Forde: féach Fórd thuas.
Mac Conshnámha: Kineavy, Forde: annamh: Gaillimh & rl. Bhí an chlann seo suite i Muintir Chionnaigh in aice le Loch Aillionn (Liatroim). Deineadh Forde díobh trí mhí-aistriú. Brí: cú + snámh (láthair trasnaithe abhann). Tá Forde orthu go minic anois.
Mac an Átha: Forde: claochlú ar Mac Conshnámha, q.v.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Ford 651
Forde 447


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Fúrd
Ffoord
Ffoorde
Fford
Fforde
Ffourd
Foard
Foord
Foorde
Fordes
Fourd
Fuord
Mac Conshnámha
Mac an Átha


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