Laferty



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Laferty 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).

Laferty 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 11 Armagh 1
Clare 4 Derry 3
Down 2 Roscommon 1
Tyrone 1 Wexford 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Lafferty: fairly numerous: Galway-Mayo, Ulster etc. Ir. Ó Laithbheartaigh, an aspirated form of Flaherty, q.v. The family were important in Tyrone and Donegal in 16 cent. IF.
Laverty: numerous: Ulster generally. Louth, Galway etc. Ir. Ó Laithbheartaigh (Laifeartaigh). sept of Donegal and Tyrone. Cognate with O'Flaherty but a distinct Ulster grouping. See also Lafferty. IF & SI.
MacClafferty: Quite numerous: Donegal-Derry etc. Ir. Mac Fhlaithbheartaigh, princely, generous. Also Mac Laverty, q.v.
MacLaverty: mod.nos: Antrim-Belfast. Ir. Mac Fhlaithbheartaigh, "lordly in action". Ulster and Scottish name. Compare O'Flaherty.
Ó Laithbheartaigh: Laverty, Lafferty: líonmhar: Cúige Uladh, Gaillimh-Maigh Eo. Ó Flaithbheartaigh le séimhiú ar an "F". Bhí an chlann cun tosaigh i dTír Chonaill sa 16 céad nuair a tugadh tiarnaí Aileach orthu. IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Clafferty 8
Clifferty 4
Laferty 24
Lafferty 207
Laverty 200
McClafferty 69
McClaverty 21
McCleverty 2
McLafferty 26
McLaverty 7


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Laithbheartaigh
Flaverty
Laffirty
MacClafferty
MacCleverty
MacLafferty
MacLaverty
Mclavarty
Mcleverty


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