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Quin 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).

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


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Antrim 5 Armagh 26
Belfast city 30 Carlow 4
Cavan 2 Clare 25
Cork 21 Cork city 1
Derry 21 Donegal 19
Down 68 Dublin 7
Dublin city 5 Fermanagh 9
Galway 19 Kildare 24
Kilkenny 18 Laois 53
Leitrim 6 Limerick 2
Limerick city 1 Longford 6
Louth 10 Mayo 26
Meath 6 Monaghan 5
Offaly 15 Roscommon 2
Sligo 2 Tipperary 9
Tyrone 88 Waterford 5
Westmeath 2 Wexford 3
Wicklow 3    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

MacQuinn: fairly rare: Kerry-Limerick. Ir. Mac Cuinn, from first name Conn.
Quinn: Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. Ir. Ó Cuinn, from first name Conn, meaning, perhaps, "chief" or "sense". There were a number of septs: Thomond (Clare), Tyrone, Antrim, Longford. Those of Thomond are represented by the Earl of Dunraven.
Ó Cuinn: Quinn: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre. Bhí clanna éagsúla i dTír Eoghain, Aontroim, Longfort, an Clár, Maigh Eo. In Ulaidh, tá meascadh le Ó Coinne, q.v. An t-ainm stairiúil Conn is préamh don sloinne seo. Ciallaíonn sé saoi nó taoiseach, deirtear.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
McQuinn 23
Quin 548
Quinn 3894


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SURNAME
Ó Cuinn
MacQuinn
Mc Quin
Mc Quinn
Qinn
Qinne


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