Jurden


No Jurden households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Jordan: Very numerous: all areas, especially Connacht. Ir. Mac Siúrtáin, a Gaelic patronymic adopted by a Norman family whose head was Jordan d'Exeter. In due course they became "Hiberniores Hibernicis". The name arose from the practice of baptizing children with water brought back by pilgrims from the Holy Land. IF.
Mac Siúrdáin: Very rare: Dublin. Ir. Lang. See Jordan.
Mac Siúrtáin: Jordan: an-líonmhar: gach aird - i gConnachta go sonrach. Shíolraigh ó fhear darab'ainm Jordan d'Exeter a lonnaigh i Maigh Eo sa 13 céad. Tugadh Dúiche Mhic Shiúrtáin ar an gceantar timpeall Bhéal Atha na Muice agus Coillte Mach. Fuaimnítear an sloinne Mac Shiúrtáin agus Ó Ciúrtáin sa chaint annsin. Is léir gur gaelaíodh go smior iad agus fuair Fulgentius Jordan OSA bás an mháirtírigh i 1652. Tháinig an t-ainm abhaile le linn Cogaí na Croise. Féach Siúrdán. SGG & IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Jordan 873
Jorden 3
Jordin 2
Jordon 26
Jourdan 8
Jurdin 3


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SURNAME
Gerdan
Jerdan
Joardane
Jordain
Jordane
Jordine
Jourden
Jurdan
Jurden
Jurdon
Mac Siúrdáin
Mac Siúrtáin


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