Hunt



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Hunt
Co. Sligo




Hunt 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Antrim 3 Armagh 5
Belfast city 5 Carlow 4
Cavan 3 Clare 9
Cork 17 Cork city 3
Derry 1 Down 1
Dublin 19 Dublin city 15
Fermanagh 5 Galway 20
Kerry 26 Kildare 8
Kilkenny 27 Leitrim 18
Limerick 32 Limerick city 10
Longford 3 Mayo 95
Offaly 11 Roscommon 51
Sligo 87 Tipperary 48
Tyrone 1 Waterford 68
Westmeath 6 Wexford 20
Wicklow 10    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Hunt: numerous: all areas, especially Connacht and Munster. An English name which may account for many in Ulster and Leinster, but it is generally an anglicisation of Ó Fiaich, Ó Fiacha, Ó Fiachna, Ó Fiachra, because the resemblance to the Irish word fiach, meaning hunt (the chase). See Feheney, Feighery, Fee. MIF.
Ó Fiacha: Hunt: líonmhar gach aird ach is mí-aistriú ar shloinnte éagsúla é, de ghnáth. Mar shampla: Ó Fiachna, Ó Fiaich. Sé Fiach, ainm pearsanta, is bunús leis na sloinnte seo. Bhí an chlann sa ina gcónaí i bPort Lairge.
Ó Féich: Fay, Hunt: féach de Fae & Ó Fiaich.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Hunt 631


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Féich
Ó Fiacha
Hunnt
Hunte
Huntt


SECOND SURNAME


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