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Power 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).

Power 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 3 Armagh 8
Belfast city 2 Carlow 34
Cavan 3 Clare 45
Cork 217 Cork city 22
Derry 3 Donegal 5
Down 7 Dublin 23
Dublin city 33 Galway 37
Kerry 21 Kildare 38
Kilkenny 341 Laois 21
Limerick 121 Limerick city 7
Longford 5 Louth 4
Mayo 4 Meath 12
Monaghan 2 Offaly 18
Roscommon 10 Sligo 1
Tipperary 324 Tyrone 2
Waterford 1628 Westmeath 3
Wexford 297 Wicklow 14

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

de Paor: rare: Dublin, Waterford etc. Ir.Lang. See Power.
de Paor: Power: an-líonmhar gach treo - san Oir-dheisceart ach go h-áirithe. Angla-Normannaigh go raibh Le Poer orthu agus iad ag teacht san Ionradh Mór. Is ionann san agus Le Povre .i. an Bochtán. Níor fhan siad bocht, ámh; fuair réimsí móra talún i bPort Lairge agus maireann fós ann. An fear is ionráití díobh, is dócha, an Paorach go mbíonn lá eile aige sa tsean-fhocal. Bhí an fear bocht ar tí a chrochta i 1798.
Power: Very numerous: all areas, especially South East. Ir. de Paor. Anglo-Normans who appeared as Le Poer (the poor man) at the Invasion. They settled in Waterford and still flourish there. IF.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Poer 8
Power 3315
Powers 4


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SURNAME
De-Paor
Le Poer
Powr
de Paor


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