Galway



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GALWAY BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



Galway 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).

Galway 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 21 Armagh 4
Belfast city 13 Carlow 5
Clare 1 Cork 42
Cork city 4 Derry 3
Down 30 Dublin 3
Dublin city 4 Galway 7
Kerry 4 Kilkenny 4
Limerick 5 Limerick city 2
Louth 1 Mayo 1
Tipperary 4 Tyrone 16
Waterford 4 Wexford 4

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Gallwey: rare: scattered in South. See Galway.
Galway: numerous: Belfast, Down and scattered in south. Some southern Galways were thought to be descended from the Burkes. They were connected with the cities of Cork and Limerick. IF.
de Gaillidhe: Galway: líonmhar in Ultaibh mar a mbaineann le Gallghallaibh Alban ach bhí an sloinne seo sa deisceart ón 13 céad. Bhain siad leis na Búrcaigh agus, b'fhéidir, le Cathair na Gaillimhe. Bhí siad chun tosaigh i gCorcaigh sa 15 & 16 céad. Tá Galway le fáil i gCiarraí anois agus tá an leagan Galloway líonmhar ó thuaidh. IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Colway 2
Gallway 9
Gallwey 9
Galway 182
Galwey 27


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Gallowey
Galoway
Golaway
Goloway
Golway
de Gaillidhe


SECOND SURNAME


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