Forde



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Forde 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Antrim 1 Armagh 9
Belfast city 1 Carlow 3
Cavan 1 Clare 14
Cork 61 Cork city 4
Derry 1 Donegal 1
Down 18 Dublin 12
Dublin city 4 Fermanagh 17
Galway 113 Kerry 1
Kildare 1 Kilkenny 1
Laois 4 Leitrim 29
Limerick 6 Longford 2
Louth 1 Mayo 63
Meath 2 Monaghan 17
Roscommon 23 Sligo 7
Tipperary 1 Tyrone 2
Waterford 3 Wexford 12
Wicklow 12    

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.


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


SECOND SURNAME


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