Lewis



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Lewis 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).

Lewis 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 35 Armagh 20
Belfast city 25 Carlow 8
Cavan 1 Clare 6
Cork 35 Cork city 6
Derry 3 Donegal 4
Down 13 Dublin 9
Dublin city 15 Galway 6
Kerry 2 Kildare 7
Kilkenny 15 Laois 32
Leitrim 3 Limerick 18
Longford 3 Louth 3
Meath 18 Monaghan 14
Offaly 10 Roscommon 2
Sligo 2 Tipperary 40
Tyrone 6 Waterford 13
Westmeath 9 Wexford 18
Wicklow 6    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Lewis: numerous: all areas but mainly Ulster. Ir. Lobhaois. This name is Welsh, Scottish and English. From Teutonic first name Hlúdwig (loud battle). They first appeared as Anglo-Normans who settled in various places but the name is mainly related to the Plantation of Ulster in 17 cent. SGG & DBS.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Lewes 8
Lewis 407


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Lewies
Lewise
Lewiss
Lewys


SECOND SURNAME


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