Quish



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Quish 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).

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


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Limerick 19    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Quish: fairly rare: E Limerick-Cork-Tipperary. Ir. (1) Mac Coise, perhaps from cos, a foot i.e. a courier. (2) Ó Coise, who were a sept of Laois. They are now indistinguishable. See also Mac Quish. SGG.
Ó Coise: Quish: cuíosach annamh: Luimneach-Tiobraid Árann. Bhain siad le Laois fadó. Tá Mac Coise ann chomh maith. Brí: giolla coise, b'fhéidir.SGG.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Quish 19


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SURNAME
Ó Coise


SECOND SURNAME


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