Forrestal



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Forrestal 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).

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


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Cork 4 Dublin city 1
Kildare 2 Kilkenny 71
Laois 3 Mayo 7
Offaly 1 Tipperary 5
Waterford 5 Wexford 34

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Forrestal: fairly numerous: Wexford-Kilkenny-Tipperary etc. Anglo-Normans, since 13 cent. They became hibernicised and were active in the affairs of the country. The name is probably cognate with Forrester.
Fuireastal: Forrestal: líon beag: Cill Chainnigh-Loch Garman, Port Lairge-Tiobraid Árann. Angla-Normannaigh ón 13 céad. Forstall a bhí orthu fadó. Brí: banrach, ní coill. Bhíodar chun tosaigh i gCill Chainnigh riamh is choíche. MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Forestal 13
Forrestal 133
Forrestall 4
Forristal 15
Forstall 3


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
De Fuireastail
De Fuireastal
Forestall
Fuireastal
de Forristáil


SECOND SURNAME


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