Owens



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Owens 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Antrim 55 Armagh 13
Belfast city 21 Carlow 3
Cavan 30 Clare 6
Cork 19 Cork city 7
Derry 7 Donegal 5
Down 26 Dublin 40
Dublin city 10 Fermanagh 73
Galway 21 Kildare 21
Kilkenny 2 Laois 4
Leitrim 25 Limerick 1
Limerick city 5 Longford 7
Louth 26 Mayo 31
Meath 42 Monaghan 31
Offaly 13 Roscommon 64
Sligo 10 Tipperary 4
Tyrone 46 Waterford 13
Westmeath 8 Wexford 25
Wicklow 5    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Mac Eoghain: Mac Keon, Owens: líonmhar: Lár na Tíre ach go h-áirithe. I Sligeach dóibh ach tá meascadh anois le Mac Eoin. Tá cur síos cuimsitheach ar an sloinne seo ag Mac Giolla Iasachta ina leabhar "Irish Families".
Mac Eoin: Quite numerous: Dublin, Galway etc. Ir.Lang. See Mac Keon, Owens.
Mac Eoin: Mac Keown & rl: an-líonmhar i gCúige Uladh. Tháinig Muintir Bisset ó Albain go h-Aontroim sa 13 céad agus ghlacadar chucu an sloinne Mac Eoin; ach ós rud é go raibh Eoghan agus Eoin an-choiteann mar ainmneacha pearsanta, d'fhéadfadh an sloinne éirí in aon áit - féach an comh-ainm Sasanach, Johnson. IF & SGG.
Owens: Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. Ir. Ó h-Eoghain, Mac Eoghain, from first name Eoghan (yew-born). This name may also be of British origin, especially from Wales. It appears to be cognate with Ir. Eoghan. IF & DBS.
Ó h-Eoghain: Hoyne, Owens: líonmhar gach aird ach is sloinne gallda Owens de ghnáth. Muintir Hoyne, ámh, táid suite i gCill Chainnigh agus is cinnte gur den chlann sa iad.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Owen 89
Owens 720


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó h-Eoghain
Mac Eoghain
Mac Eoin
Owin


SECOND SURNAME


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