Little



COUNTY SURNAME MAP


1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Little 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).

Little 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 25 Armagh 37
Belfast city 25 Carlow 11
Cavan 33 Clare 2
Cork 3 Cork city 1
Derry 22 Donegal 25
Down 95 Dublin 18
Dublin city 17 Fermanagh 117
Galway 9 Kildare 4
Kilkenny 8 Leitrim 8
Longford 9 Louth 16
Mayo 11 Meath 6
Monaghan 13 Offaly 7
Roscommon 8 Sligo 17
Tyrone 118 Waterford 1
Westmeath 1 Wexford 6
Wicklow 2    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Little: numerous: mainly Ulster. Ir. Beag, a cognomen meaning small; Ó Beig (SGA); Ó Beagáin, in Munster. The common English name Little may apply in some cases here.
Lytle: rare: E Ulster. See Lyttle.
Lyttle: numerous: Ulster generally, Mayo, Leitrim etc. Ir. Ó Beagáin in Fermanagh - SGA. See also Little.
Ó Beagáin: Beggan, Biggane: líon beag: Fear Manach-Muineachán le "Beggan"; ach "Biggane" i Luimneach agus galldaithe go "Little" sa Mhumhain, leis.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Little 675
Lytle 50
Lyttle 14


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Beagáin


SECOND SURNAME


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