Qualter



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Qualter 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).

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


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Galway 30 Mayo 3

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Mac Ualtair: Mac Walter, Qualter: cuíosach annamh: Gaillimh-Maigh Eo & rl. Ainm sinseartha i measc na mBúrcach i gConnachta.
McWalter: fairly rare: Galway-Mayo, Midlands etc. Ir. Mac Ualtair. A name adopted by one of the Burke families in Connacht.
Qualter: rare: Galway etc. Ir. Mac Ualtair, son of Walter. A branch of the Burkes (Connacht).
Walters: Quite numerous: E Ulster, Dublin, South East, Limerick City. English from Norman first name. See also Mac Walter.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
McQualter 5
McWalter 13
Qualter 33
Walter 10
Walters 17


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Mac Ualtair
MacQualter
MacWalter
MacWalters
McAltar
Waltor


SECOND SURNAME


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