Leycester



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Leycester 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).

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


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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Lester: fairly numerous: Armagh-Down etc in Ulster, Dublin, Cork. A common English toponymic, however MacLysaght considers it to be usually a variant of MacAlister, q.v. See also Lister.
Lister: rare: Belfast etc. Ir. Mac Alastair, Scots Mac an Leastair (Fletcher); English "dyer".
Lyster: Quite numerous: Roscommon, Donegal and scattered. See Lister.
MacLester: rare: N Antrim etc. Ir. Mac Alasdair, a branch of the Scottish Mac Donalds. See Mac Allister.
MacLister: rare: Antrim, Dublin. See Mac Lester.
de Leastar: Lester, Lyster: líonmhar: Ulaidh, Ros Comáin & rl. As foinsí éagsúla Lester ach is sloinne Sasanach atá i gceist annso; an bhrí: dathadóir nó, ón mbaile Leicester.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Leicester 4
Leister 12
Lester 51
Lestor 2
Leycester 2
Lister 4
Lyster 94
McLeester 2
McLester 14
McLyster 3


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Glister
Layster
MacLester
MacLister
McLister
de Leastar


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