Reeves



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Reeves 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).

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


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Belfast city 1 Carlow 1
Clare 4 Cork 5
Cork city 6 Dublin 4
Dublin city 10 Galway 3
Kerry 5 Kildare 7
Kilkenny 3 Limerick 24
Limerick city 3 Offaly 2
Roscommon 1 Tipperary 9
Tyrone 1 Westmeath 1
Wexford 2 Wicklow 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Reeves: fairly numerous: Limerick-Clare, South East, Midlands, Belfast. Generally English from 17 cent. In Ulster may be Ir. Ó Rímheadha, a name associated with Down; in this connection, see O'Rawe.
Ó Rímheadha: Reeves: cuíosach líonmhar: Luimneach-an Clár, Oir-dheisceart, Lár na Tíre, Béal Feirste. Sloinne Sasanach Reeves de ghnáth ach bhí an sloinne Gaelach sa i bhfeidhm in Ultaibh - bhí Maoilbhrighde Ó Rímheadha ina abb ar Oileán Í sa 11 céad. Fréamh, b'fhéidir, ríomh = áireamh.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Reeves 93
Reevy 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Rímheadha
Reaves
Reeue
Reeues
Ryeus
Ryeves


SECOND SURNAME


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