Points



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Points 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Cavan 2 Limerick 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Poyntz: fairly rare: scattered in Ulster. Ir. Puinse. Anglo-Normans who became Punch in the south. Derived from Latin first name Pontius (the saint, not the governor). They appeared in Ulster 17 cent. See also Punch. MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Points 3
Pointz 4
Poynts 3
Poyntz 6


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Pontz


SECOND SURNAME


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