Murtagh



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Murtha
Co. Cavan




Murtagh 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).

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


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Armagh 29 Belfast city 1
Cavan 45 Clare 3
Derry 1 Down 20
Dublin 28 Dublin city 6
Fermanagh 3 Galway 4
Kerry 1 Kildare 10
Kilkenny 1 Laois 1
Leitrim 1 Limerick 1
Longford 69 Louth 54
Mayo 60 Meath 78
Monaghan 31 Offaly 3
Roscommon 26 Sligo 26
Tipperary 1 Tyrone 3
Westmeath 106 Wicklow 6

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Murtagh: Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. Ir. Ó Muircheartaigh, navigator, seafarer. The name was associated with Monaghan and Meath. See Moriarty. IF.
Ó Muircheartaigh: (1) Moriarty (2) Murtagh: an-líonmhar: (1) sa Mhumhain; (2) in Ultaibh. Bhí an chéad dhream lonnaithe i ngleann na Mainge i gCiarraí mar a bhfuil siad fós. Bhí an dara clann suite lámh le Ceanannas Mór ach bádh sa Ionradh iad. Chomh maith leo-san, tá sloinnte Albanacha sa tuaisceart bunaithe ar an ainm céanna, Muircheartach a bhí an-choitinn sa mheán-aois. An bhrí, ar ndóigh, loingseoir, fear stiúrtha. SGG & IF.
Ó Muircheartaigh: rare: Dublin etc. Ir.Lang. See Moriarty.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
McMurtagh 3
Murta 8
Murtagh 618
Murtaugh 2
Murtha 32
Murtough 6


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SURNAME
Ó Muircheartaigh
Mortagh
Mortogh
Mortough


SECOND SURNAME


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