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No O'Tierney households in mid-19th century Ireland


O'Tierney households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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No O'Tierney households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

O'Tierney: fairly rare: Down, Galway etc. Ir. Ó Tighearnaigh, tighearna, lord. There were septs in Donegal, Mayo and W Meath. See also Tierney. (Mod. Ir. Ó Tiarnaigh). In Ulster there was a cognate name: Mac Giolla Tiarnaigh. IF & SGG.
Tierney: Very numerous: all areas, except Cork. In the north, they are numerous in Fermanagh-Tyrone-Derry. Ir. Ó Tighearnaigh, tighearnach, lordly. A number of septs existed: Mayo, W Meath, Donegal, but they have long been dispersed. IF.
Ó Tighearnaigh: Tierney: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre, seachas Corcaigh. Clann éagsúla: (1) i gCeara, Maigh Eo; (2) craobh de Chineál Eoghain i dTír Chonaill; (3) craobh des na Niallaigh san Iar-Mhí. Scaipeadh iad go léir agus bhí siad le fáil i nGaillimh, Luimneach agus Tiobraid Árann. Féach Mac Giolla Tighearnaigh, leis. Fréamh: tighearna (tiarna). Litriú nua: Ó Tiarnaigh. IF.
Ó Tighearnaigh: rare: Dublin. Ir.Lang. See O'Tierney and Tierney. IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Teirney 4
Terney 3
Tiernay 2
Tierney 891
Tierny 6


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Tighearnaigh
O'Tierney
Tearne
Tearney
Tearny
Teerney
Teerny
Teirny
Terny
Tyerny


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