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Reilly 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).

Reilly 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 14 Armagh 59
Belfast city 45 Carlow 27
Cavan 1759 Clare 22
Cork 143 Cork city 23
Derry 18 Donegal 24
Down 68 Dublin 193
Dublin city 129 Fermanagh 174
Galway 233 Kerry 50
Kildare 105 Kilkenny 72
Laois 62 Leitrim 177
Limerick 25 Limerick city 9
Longford 384 Louth 186
Mayo 290 Meath 579
Monaghan 135 Offaly 29
Roscommon 64 Sligo 29
Tipperary 65 Tyrone 32
Waterford 29 Westmeath 205
Wexford 107 Wicklow 102

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

O'Reilly: Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster and N Leinster. Ir. Ó Raghallaigh. One of the leading septs of Breifne (Cavan). Synonyms: Reilly, Riley. IF.
Reilly: Very numerous: all areas, especially N Leinster and S Ulster. Ir. Ó Raghallaigh. A leading sept of Breifne located in Cavan. See also O'Reilly. IF.
Riley: Quite numerous: E Ulster, Dublin-Wicklow. Variant of Reilly, q.v.
Ó Raghailligh: O'Reilly: an-líonmhar tríd an dtír: in Ulaidh & Laighin thuaidh go sonrach. Ceann de mhór-chlanna na nGael a d'áitigh Breifne (Cabhán-Liatroim). Bhíodar páirteach in éirí amach 1641 agus cogadh an Dá Rí ach choimeád siad roinnt mhaith talún síos tríd na blianta. D'fhoillsigh Edward O'Reilly foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla i 1817. An bhrí - níl ann ach tuairim - cróga.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
O'Reilly 293
O'Reilly Blackwood 2
O'Reilly Dease 4
O'Reily 2
Reilly 5668
Reily 56
Rielly 82
Riely 13
Riley 15


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Raghailligh
O'Reiley
O'Reilley
O'Rielly
O'Riely
O'Riley
Reiley
Reili
Reilie
Reilley
Reilye
Relie
Reoylie
Reyley
Reylie
Reyly
Reylye
Rieley
Rielley
Rilley
Rilly
Rily
Ryelie
Ryley
Rylie
Rylly
Ryly


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