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Read 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).

Read 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 10 Armagh 19
Belfast city 14 Carlow 1
Cavan 2 Cork 2
Derry 10 Donegal 3
Down 24 Dublin 17
Dublin city 19 Fermanagh 8
Galway 15 Kerry 3
Kildare 3 Kilkenny 14
Laois 1 Limerick 2
Limerick city 1 Louth 2
Mayo 6 Meath 12
Monaghan 3 Offaly 6
Roscommon 1 Sligo 6
Tipperary 3 Tyrone 25
Waterford 2 Westmeath 14

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Reade: Quite numerous: Dublin, South East, Belfast etc. English generally but occasionally variant of Mulderrig and Mulready, q.v. See also Reid.
Reed: Quite numerous: Belfast, Derry, Dublin. More numerous as Reid, q.v.
Reid: Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. Generally English or Scottish, 17 cent in Ulster but the name may stand for Mulderrig and Mulready, q.v. also.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Read 248
Reade 251
Reed 129
Reede 4
Reid 1138
Reide 11
Riede 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Rheade
Wrede


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