Perrse



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PERRSE BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



Perrse 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Dublin city 2 Mayo 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Pearce: fairly numerous: Dublin, Belfast etc. Ir. Mac Piarais. English, 13 cent onwards. The name is more usual as Pierce, q.v.
Persse: rare: Midlands etc. English, 17 cent. A form of Pearse, q.v.
Piaras: Pierce, Pearse: líonmhar ar fud na tíre, go speisialta san Oir-dheisceart & tuaisceart Mumhan, Fear Manach. Tá muintir Pierse i dtuaisceart Chiarraí gaolmhar le Mac Muiris Leic Snámha, craobh des na Gearaltaigh. Féach Mac Piarais, leis.
Pierce: numerous: all areas, especially South East, N Munster, Fermanagh. Ir. Mac Piarais. From first name Piers, mediaeval form of Peter. The Kerry Pierces were a branch of the FitzMaurices.
Pyers: rare: Down-Armagh etc.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Pearce 6
Pearse 12
Peirce 2
Perrse 3
Perse 5
Persse 83
Pierce 253
Pierse 10
Piesse 2
Pyers 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Pearsce
Peirs
Piaras
Piearce
Pyerce


SECOND SURNAME


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