Grant



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GRANT BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



Grant 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).

Grant 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 38 Armagh 82
Belfast city 22 Clare 2
Cork 5 Cork city 4
Derry 6 Donegal 5
Down 189 Dublin 20
Dublin city 11 Fermanagh 2
Galway 5 Kerry 5
Kildare 6 Kilkenny 139
Laois 11 Leitrim 8
Limerick 2 Longford 1
Louth 20 Mayo 2
Meath 6 Monaghan 9
Offaly 7 Roscommon 1
Sligo 2 Tipperary 33
Tyrone 2 Waterford 28
Westmeath 2 Wexford 11
Wicklow 19    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Grant: numerous: Ulster, Dublin, The South-East, Connacht. Ir. Grant, Mag Raighne. A leading Scottish name of Norman origin, cognate with French grand, large, tall. However it has occurred in mediaeval records long before the advent of Scottish settlers in 17 cent. The name has been used for MacGranny, Granny (Mag Raighne) in Ulster. MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Grant 705


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Graunt


SECOND SURNAME


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