Gyles


No Gyles households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Giles: numerous: Down & Tyrone, Meath-W Meath, Cork etc. Ir. Ó Glaisne; Glaisne was an early first name favoured in Ulster. The surname was associated with Louth. Elsewhere the name may be English, being derived there from a 6 cent French saint. There is a long association with Cork, where the name survives. SI.
Gyles: rare: Louth. Ir. Ó Glaisne, perhaps from glaisin, woad. See also Giles.
Ó Glaisne: Giles: Bhíodh an t-ainm Glaisne i bhfeidhm i gCúige Uladh agus bhí an sloinne a bhaineann leis i Lú. Is de bhunadh Sasanach an chuid is mó de mhuintir Giles, atá cuíosach líonmhar: Ulaidh, Lár na Tíre, Corcaigh. Duine de mhuintir Chorcaí a thuill clú agus cáil is ea an scríbhneoir agus craoltóir, Risteard Ó Glaisne, rug. 1927.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Giles 82
Jiles 5


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Glaisne
Glyles
Gyles
Joyles


SECOND SURNAME


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