Murtough



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Murtha
Co. Cavan




Murtough households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Armagh 1 Clare 3
Mayo 1 Wicklow 1

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.


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


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Muircheartaigh
Mortagh
Mortogh
Mortough


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