Lambe



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LAMBE BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



Lambe 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).

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


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Belfast city 1 Derry 4
Dublin 3 Dublin city 3
Kilkenny 1 Laois 1
Meath 1 Monaghan 1
Roscommon 2 Tipperary 1
Tyrone 1 Wicklow 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Lamb: fairly numerous: E Ulster, South East etc. Ir. Ó Luain. A sept of Oriel but some are no doubt of English origin.
Lambe: numerous: S Ulster, N Leinster etc. Ir. Ó Luain, luan, warrior. Distribution corresponds with ancient sept territory but the English Lambe is probably also present. The name is somewhat better anglicised Loane, q.v.
Ó Luain: O'Loan, Loan (Lambe): cuíosach líonmhar: Aontroim-Tír Eoghain-Fear Manach & rl. Bhí clanna in Oirghialla agus sa Déis Bheag, Luimneach. Scaipeadh iad araon agus deineadh Lambe des na Muimhnigh agus cuid des na h-Ultaigh. Brí: luan = gaiscíoch.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Lamb 408
Lambe 20
Lambie 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Luain
Lammey


SECOND SURNAME


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