Purdy



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Purdy 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).

Purdy 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 18 Armagh 11
Belfast city 4 Carlow 1
Derry 10 Down 22
Dublin 3 Fermanagh 1
Longford 1 Monaghan 10
Tyrone 4    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Pardy: fairly rare: scattered. English, from Old French Par Dieu, by God.
Perdue: rare: Tipperary-Limerick etc. A Huguenot name in Youghal, 18 cent. A French nick-name, perdu, lost. Perhaps a child lost and, thankfully, found.
Purdy: Quite numerous: Down and Ulster generally. English & Scottish, 17 cent in Ulster. Black dismisses the derivation Pour Dieu and favours a toponymic. SI & SS.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Pardy 6
Perdue 2
Purdue 10
Purdy 85


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Birdue
Parady
Pardey
Pardie
Pardue
Perdeux
Perdieu
Perodie
Perodier
Perody
Perrody
Purdee
Purdey
Purdie


SECOND SURNAME


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