Hand



COUNTY SURNAME MAP


1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Hand households in mid-19th century Ireland

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See below for a parish-by-parish breakdown of household numbers in each county (paying).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Armagh 5 Belfast city 1
Cavan 18 Clare 1
Donegal 1 Down 3
Dublin 34 Dublin city 11
Fermanagh 7 Galway 1
Kildare 1 Laois 2
Leitrim 5 Longford 5
Louth 34 Meath 52
Monaghan 59 Offaly 2
Roscommon 14 Sligo 1
Westmeath 8 Wexford 1
Wicklow 1    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Hand: numerous: N Midlands, Ulster generally, Dublin. Ir. Mag Fhlaithimh, flaitheamh, meaning prince. Synonymous with Claffey, Glavey and Lavan, as a result of pseudo- translation. The name can also be of English origin in Dublin and Ulster. SI & SGG.
Hands: Very rare: Ulster. See Hand.
Mag Fhlaithimh: Glavey, Hand: líon beag: Gaillimh-Ros Comáin-Maigh Eo. Féach Mac Fhlaithimh.
Mag Laithimh: Glavey: cuíosach annamh: Gaillimh-Maigh Eo. Féach Mac Fhlaithimh.
Mag Láimh: Hand: féach Mag Laithimh.
Ó Láimhín: Lavin, Hand: líonmhar: Ros Comáin-Maigh Eo & rl. Bhí siad gaolmhar le Mac Diarmada Rua agus chun tosaigh sa 16 céad. Claochlú ar Ó Flaithimhín, de réir de Bhulbh. Féach Mag Fhlaithimh, leis.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Hand 267
Hande 2
Hands 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Láimhín
Mag Fhlaithimh
Mag Láimh
Mag Laithimh


SECOND SURNAME


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