Grines



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Grines households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Offaly 1 Sligo 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Grimes: numerous: Tyrone & Ulster generally, Midlands, Connacht, N Munster. Ir. Ó Gréacháin in the south, Ó Garmaile in Ulster. MacLysaght says that Ó Greidhm, used in Munster is a recent invention. The name is current in England, derived from the Old English "grim", meaning just that! It may well be represented amongst the Grimes of the eastern part of Ireland. SI, SGG & DOS.
Ó Greidhm: Grimes: líon beag: Luimneach, Connacht & rl. Deir Mac Giolla Iasachta gur gaelú nua é seo - Ó Gréacháin nó an sloinne gallda an bun-rud.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Grimes 362
Grines 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Greidhm
Graimes
Grymes


SECOND SURNAME


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