Mhaoir


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No Mhaoir households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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No Mhaoir households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Meares: Quite numerous: Mayo, Athlone, Down etc. Ir. Ó Midhir (Mír). Perhaps from meidhir meaning mirth. An English name also exists and is probably represented here. See also Meers & Myers.
Meers: Quite numerous: Clare etc. Ir.Ó Midhir, from meidhir, mirth. They were an erenagh family of Clare. See also Myers. SI.
Ó Midhir: Meers: líon beag: an Clár & rl. Clann airchinneach ón gClár. Féach Ó Meidhir & Ó Mír, leis.
Ó Mír: Meere: líon beag: an Clár & rl. Airchinnigh ag Drom Cliabh, an Clár. Bíonn Myers orthu uaireannta. Brí, is cosúil, meidhir = suairceas, scléip. Féach Ó Meidhir.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Mear 2
Meares 41
Mears 56
Meer 34
Meere 13
Meers 3


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Mír
Ó Midhir
Meeres
Mhaoir
O'Mears


SECOND SURNAME


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