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Fox 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).

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


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Antrim 6 Armagh 61
Belfast city 13 Carlow 19
Cavan 60 Clare 34
Cork 47 Cork city 1
Derry 3 Donegal 20
Down 15 Dublin 71
Dublin city 35 Fermanagh 17
Galway 44 Kerry 5
Kildare 53 Kilkenny 20
Laois 15 Leitrim 85
Limerick 24 Limerick city 6
Longford 55 Louth 9
Mayo 49 Meath 123
Monaghan 57 Offaly 75
Roscommon 60 Sligo 33
Tipperary 56 Tyrone 114
Waterford 13 Westmeath 88
Wexford 7 Wicklow 47

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Fox: Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. There are a number of Irish names: Sionnach, Mac an tSionnaigh, Ó Sionnaigh, Ó Catharnaigh, which have been anglicised Fox. Also there were English settlers in Limerick who gave their name to Móin an Bhoscaigh, i.e. Mount Fox. IF & SGG.
Mac an t-Sionnaigh: Tinney: líon beag: Tír Chonaill-Doire-Tír Eoghain, Sligeach. Ard Mhacha a n-áit dúchais. Deineadh Fox díobh cuid mhaith, ar ndóigh.
Tinney: Quite numerous: Donegal-Derry-Tyrone, Sligo etc. Ir. Mac an t-Sionnaigh, from sionnach, fox. It has been anglicised Fox in some areas.
de Bhosc: Fox: an-líonmhar tríd an dtír. Cuid acu Sasanaigh a chuir fúthu i Luimneach - féach Móin an Bhoscaigh in aice le Cill Mocheallóg. Ach bhaineann a bhformhór le clanna Gaelacha ar nós Ó Catharnaigh (An Mhí); Mac an t-Sionnaigh (Dún na nGall); Sionnach (Corcaigh). Leagain ghalldaithe: Kearney; Tinney; Fox & rl. IF & SGG.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Fox 1440
McAshanog 3
Tinney 4


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ffox
Foxe
Mac an t-Sionnaigh
MacAtinna
de Bhosc


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