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Murray 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).

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


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Antrim 169 Armagh 109
Belfast city 90 Carlow 37
Cavan 119 Clare 52
Cork 319 Cork city 37
Derry 120 Donegal 177
Down 277 Dublin 178
Dublin city 91 Fermanagh 92
Galway 262 Kerry 10
Kildare 92 Kilkenny 55
Laois 55 Leitrim 85
Limerick 52 Limerick city 7
Longford 81 Louth 95
Mayo 194 Meath 235
Monaghan 170 Offaly 109
Roscommon 278 Sligo 69
Tipperary 111 Tyrone 84
Waterford 168 Westmeath 224
Wexford 63 Wicklow 89

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Mac Muireadhaigh: Mac Murray: líonmhar: oirthear Uladh. Albanaigh ó Ghallgallaibh iad sa ach bhí clann i mBreifne, gaolmhar leis na Ruaircigh, leis. Is Mac Morrow a bhíonn ar an ndream deireannach sa anois - táid le fáil i gConnachta.
MacIlmurray: rare: Belfast area. Ir. Mac Giolla Mhuire, Muire, the Blessed Virgin. The name was associated with W Ulster. See also Gilmore.
MacMorrow: numerous: mainly Connacht. Ir. Mac Muireadhaigh (mariner). A name associated with the O'Rourkes of Breifne.
MacMurray: numerous: E Ulster etc. Ir. Mac Muireadhaigh, (mariner). Mod. Mac Muirí, a sept of Leitrim, but mainly Scottish from Galloway. SS.
MacMurry: rare: Belfast area. Variant of Mac Murray, q.v.
Murray: Very numerous: all areas. Ir. Ó Muireadhaigh, Mac Muireadhaigh. These derive from the popular first name Muireadhach, lord, master. The name extended to Scotland whence many present-day Murrays in Ulster. See also Murrihy. IF.
Ó Muireadhaigh: (1) Murray (2) Murrihy: an-líonmhar gach aird ach baineann (2) leis an gClár. Clúdaíonn (1) sloinnte Gaelacha éagsúla ach bhí Ó Muireadhaigh i Ros Comáin, ba chuid d'Uí Maine iad. De bhunadh Albanach cuid mhaith des na h-Ultaigh agus Mac Muireadhaigh orthu, le ceart. Ciallaíonn an sean-ainm Muiredach "tiarna" is cosúil agus bhí naomh leis an ainm seo ina éarlamh ar dheoise Chill Ala.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
McMaury 20
McMorray 12
McMurray 248
McMurrey 2
McMurry 6
Moray 4
Murray 4455
Murry 32


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Muireadhaigh
M'Murry
Mac Muireadhaigh
MacIlmurray
MacMorrow
MacMurray
MacMurry
Mackmury
Mori
Morry
Murrye


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