Maguire


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Maguire
Bethnal Green, London (archived)




Maguire 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).

Maguire 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 19 Armagh 46
Belfast city 41 Carlow 11
Cavan 288 Clare 15
Cork 33 Cork city 5
Derry 34 Donegal 62
Down 116 Dublin 98
Dublin city 59 Fermanagh 762
Galway 34 Kerry 12
Kildare 42 Kilkenny 16
Laois 14 Leitrim 115
Limerick 39 Limerick city 1
Longford 37 Louth 158
Mayo 49 Meath 92
Monaghan 118 Offaly 21
Roscommon 42 Sligo 33
Tipperary 20 Tyrone 146
Waterford 4 Westmeath 59
Wexford 28 Wicklow 21

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

MacGuire: numerous: W Ulster, Connacht etc. Ir. Mag Uidhir, from first name Odhar, meaning dun-coloured. The leading family of Fermanagh, more usually Maguire, q.v.
Mag Uidhir: Maguire: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre - Cúige Uladh & Fear Manach go speisialta. Ar ndóigh, sé Fear Manach a bhfód dúchais - bhí siad ina dtiarnaí ann le trí chéad blian go dtí Plandáil Uladh sa 17 céad. Inis Ceithleann a ndún-áras. Bhí Aodh Mag Uidhir i gceannas ar mharc-shlua Uí Néill ag cath Bhéal an Átha Bhuí. Glacadh le Tiarnaí Inis Ceithleann mar uaisle i gcúirt ríoga na Fraince sa 18 céad. Fréamh: ón ainm Odhar, a chiallaíonn donn-liath (dun sa Bhéarla). SGG & IF.
Maguire: Very numerous: all areas, Ulster generally and particularly Fermanagh. Ir. Mag Uidhir, "son of Odhar", a first name meaning dun-coloured. They were the leading sept of Fermanagh, seated at Enniskillen. Also as Mac Guire. IF.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Maguire 2690
McGuire 727
McGwire 2
McQuire 4


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
M'Guire
MacGuire
MacGwire
Macguier
Mackguire
Macquire
Mag Uidhir
Maguidhir
Maguidir
Maguiere
Maguyer
Magwire
Magwyre
Mc Guire
McGuier
McGuyer
McGuyre
McGwier
McGwyar
McGwyer
McGyer
McGyre
McWyer
Meguier
Megwier
Megwire
Mkguire


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