Letters



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Letters 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).

Letters 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 2    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Letters: fairly rare: Antrim etc. Ir. Mac Con Leitreach (hound of Letter, a place-name). Woulfe places them in Mayo, so it may be that these Ulster folk are of other origin. SGG.
Mac Conleitreach: Letters: níl tásc ná tuairisc ar an sloinne seo anois. Bhain siad le Tír Amhlaidh i Maigh Eo. Brí: cú + leitir (taobh cnoic).SGG.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Letters 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Mac Conleitreach


SECOND SURNAME


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