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Raftry households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Galway 2    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Raftery: numerous: mainly Connacht, especially Galway. Ir. Ó Reachtabhra (Reachtaire). The first name Reachtabhra was current in 8 and 9 cents. See Rafter. This sept originated in Mayo. SGG.
Ó Reachtabhra: Raftery: líonmhar: Connachta, Gaillimh go speisialta. Clann a thosaigh i Maigh Eo. Bhí an t-ainm pearsanta Reachtabhra i bhfeidhm sa 8 & 9 céad. Tá aithne ag gach dalta scoile i Éirinn ar "Raifteri an file" de bharr an dáinín úd, rud narbh mhiste leis an bhfear a chum, Antoine Ó Reachtabhra (1784-1835), file bocht dall go raibh cumhacht na sean-teanga taobh thiar de. Litriú nua: Ó Reachtaire.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Rafterry 13
Raftery 178
Raftry 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Reachtabhra
Raghtary
Raghtery
Reaghtery


SECOND SURNAME


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