Looby



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Looby 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).

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


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Galway 3 Laois 5
Leitrim 4 Limerick 5
Offaly 6 Roscommon 9
Sligo 1 Tipperary 17
Waterford 4    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Looby: fairly numerous: Tipperary-Waterford-Limerick etc. Ir. Ó Lúbaigh, lúbach, cunning.
Luby: fairly rare: Midlands etc. Ir. Ó Lúbaigh. See Looby.
Ó Lúbaigh: Looby: cuíosach líonmhar: Tiobraid Árann-Port Lairge-Luimneach. Bhí an chlann sa i dTiobraid Árann riamh. Cuimhneófar ar Thomás C. Ó Lúbaigh (1822-1901), a bhí páirteach in "Éire Óg" agus na Finíní. Préamh: lúbach = cliste. MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Looby 54
Luby 96


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SURNAME
Ó Lúbaigh


SECOND SURNAME


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