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Kirwan 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Belfast city 5 Carlow 22
Cavan 3 Cork 3
Down 1 Dublin 32
Dublin city 27 Fermanagh 2
Galway 83 Kildare 25
Kilkenny 55 Laois 34
Leitrim 4 Limerick 2
Limerick city 1 Longford 3
Louth 34 Mayo 11
Meath 7 Monaghan 5
Offaly 19 Roscommon 9
Tipperary 82 Waterford 84
Westmeath 3 Wexford 83
Wicklow 47    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Kirwan: numerous: all areas except Ulster, especially the South East, Louth. The Irish is Ó Ciardhubháin, ciar-dhubh = jet black. An erenagh family of Louth and later one of the "Tribes of Galway". IF & SGG.
Ó Ciardhubháin: rare: Ir.Lang. See Kirwan.
Ó Ciardubháin: Kirwan: an-líonmhar: go príomha i ndeisceart Laighean & Port Lairge. Airchinnigh i Lú ar dtús iad, ach is mar cheann de "Threabhanna na Gaillimhe" is mó atá trácht orthu. Ciar-dubh = fíor-dubh. Litriú nua: Ó Ciarubháin.IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Curwen 2
Curwin 3
Kerwin 7
Kirwan 686
Kirwin 28


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Ceardhubhain
Ó Ciardhuáin
Ó Ciardhuain
Ó Ciardhubhain
Ó Ciardubháin
Carwin
Corwin
Corwyne
Currwin
Ó Ciardhubháin


SECOND SURNAME


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