Kilroy



COUNTY SURNAME MAP


1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Kilroy 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).

Kilroy 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 1 Belfast city 1
Cavan 19 Donegal 6
Dublin 1 Dublin city 4
Fermanagh 2 Galway 25
Kildare 7 Kilkenny 1
Laois 2 Leitrim 9
Longford 4 Mayo 47
Meath 3 Roscommon 43
Sligo 31 Westmeath 8

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Gilroy: numerous: N Connacht, Donegal, Cavan etc. Ir. Mac Giolla Rua, (rua is red, of hair etc). A sept of Fermanagh, more numerous as MacElroy in Ulster and as Kilroy in Connacht. SI & IF.
Kilroy: numerous: Galway-Roscommon-Sligo, Midlands etc. Ir. Mac Giolla Rua (red-haired servant). See also Gilroy.
Mac Giolla Ruaidh: Mac Elroy, Gilroy, Kilroy: líonmhar: iarthar Uladh & tuaisceart Chonnacht & rl. As Baile Mhic Ghiolla Ruaidh, taobh thoir de Loch Éirne, dóibh, is cosúil - bhí siad líonmhar i bhFear Manach agus Liatroim sa 17 céad. Luadh go minic ins na h-Annála iad sa 15 céad. IF & SGG.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Gillroy 11
Gilroy 96
Kilroe 29
Kilroy 214


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Mac Giolla Ruaidh


SECOND SURNAME


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