Greave


FAMILY HISTORY PUBLICATIONS



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GREAVE BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913


WEBSITES

Grieves
Tyrone/ Australia




No Greave households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


Click on a county name for a parish breakdown of the number of households,
and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
No Greave households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Greaves: fairly rare: Ulster generally and Dublin. Ir. de Gréibh. English, 17 cent. See Greeves.
Greeves: Quite numerous: Belfast, Down. Ir. de Gréibh. English, 17 cent. SI.
Grieve: mod.nos,: Belfast area etc. Ir. de Gréibh. The 17 cent version of the English name Greeve. The complicated derivation is discussed by MacLysaght in Surnames of Ireland.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Greaves 15
Greeve 7
Greeves 8
Grieve 6
Grieves 4


SECOND SURNAME


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