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Grey
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No Graye households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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No Graye households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

de Grae: Gray, Grey: an-líonmhar tríd an dtír: Cúige Uladh go sonrach - de bhunadh Albanach annsan. Tugadh Gray ar Mac Cathail Riabhaigh i gConnachta, uaireannta. Tá an sloinne coitinn i Sasana, leis an mbrí: (1) liath: dath gruaige agus (2) ón áit Graye sa bhFrainc.
de Grae: Very rare: Dublin. Ir.Lang. See Grey.
Gray: Very numerous: Ulster generally, Leinster, Connacht. Ir. de Grae; Mac Cathail Riabhaigh, the latter in Midlands and Connacht. The name is mainly of Scottish origin. Of these, no doubt, Betsy Grey, the heroine of 1798. IF.
Grey: fairly numerous: Ulster generally, E Leinster etc. Ir. de Grae. See Gray.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Gray 874
Grey 135
McGray 2
McGrey 2


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SURNAME
Graye
Greay
de Grae


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