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Kelecher households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Kelleher: (1) v numerous: all areas except Ulster. They were a sept of the Dál gCais (Clare) who moved to Cork and Kerry in 13 cent and are now concentrated there. IF. (2) rare: Fermanagh. Belfast-Derry Ir. Ó Céileachair (companion-dear). Evidently a different group from the Kellehers of the South West.
Kelliher: numerous: Kerry-Limerick. Another variant of Kelleher, q.v.
Ó Céileachair: rare: Cork etc. Ir. Lang. See Kelliher.
Ó Céileachair: Kelliher: an-líonmhar sa Mhumhain, i gCorcaigh ach go h-áirithe. Dream de chuid Dál gCais, de shliocht Donnchuan, deartháir Bhriain Bóroimhe, a b'ea iad. Brí: cara dil. IF & SGG.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Kalaher 2
Kellagher 12
Kelaher 15
Kelecher 3
Killeher 2
Keliher 59
Kelagher 24
Keelaher 3
Kealaher 2
Keeliher 2
Kellegher 18
Keelagher 18
Kelleher 295
Keleher 471
Calaher 1
Kealeher 5
Killiher 5
Callagher 9
Keiliher 2
Kelegher 2
Kelliher 163
Callaher 2
Kelcher 6
Keelaghar 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Céileachair
Ó Ceileacair
Ó Ceileachair
Ó Ceilleachair
Calagher
Caleher
Calehir
Calihar
Caliher
Callaghar
Callahar
Callahayre
Celiher
Kallagher
Kealahar
Kealahir
Kealegher
Kealehur
Kealher
Kealihar
Kealiher
Kealihir
Kealihr
Kealihur
Kealleher
Keallihar
Keilher
Keiliochar
Keilligher
Keleagher
Kelehir
Kelehur
Kelehure
Kelher
Keligher
Kelihar
Kelihier
Kelihir
Kelihur
Kelihure
Kellaghar
Kellaher
Kellehir
Kellehure
Kellher
Kellhir
Kelligher
Kellihere
Kellihier
Kellihir
Kellihr
Kellihure
Kileher
Kiliher


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