Gribbins



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Gribbins households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Antrim 1 Donegal 1
Galway 1    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Gribben: numerous: Ulster. Ir. Ó Gribín, possibly from griobaí, a gap-toothed person. The name has long been asociated with Armagh-Down. MIF.
MacGribben: Very rare: Belfast. Ir. Mag Roibín (SGA). Also possibly a corruption of Ó Gribín, i.e. Gribben, q.v.MIF.
Mag Roibín: Gribbin: ach féach Ó Gribín, leis.
Ó Gribín: Gribben: líonmhar i gCúige Uladh mar a raibh cónaí orthu in Ard Mhacha agus an Dún. Fréamh, b'fhéidir, griobaí, duine mantach. Féach Mag Roibín (Mac Gribben).


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Gribban 9
Gribben 40
Gribbin 169
Gribbins 3
Gribbon 36
Gribbons 2
McGribben 4
McGribbin 2
McRibbin 2


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SURNAME
Ó Gribín
MacGribben
Mag Roibín


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