Roe



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Roe 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).

Roe 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 2 Armagh 4
Belfast city 2 Carlow 2
Cavan 12 Clare 1
Cork 3 Cork city 2
Derry 9 Down 2
Dublin 26 Dublin city 18
Fermanagh 7 Galway 7
Kildare 7 Kilkenny 17
Laois 75 Limerick 1
Longford 1 Louth 17
Mayo 10 Meath 19
Monaghan 8 Offaly 15
Roscommon 3 Tipperary 20
Tyrone 4 Waterford 8
Westmeath 5 Wexford 48
Wicklow 7    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Mac Ruaidh: Mac Roe: fíor-annamh: Fear Manach-Muineachán.
MacRoe: Very rare: Fermanagh-Monaghan. Ir. ? Mac Ruaidh.
Roe: numerous: all areas, especially Midlands, scattered in Ulster. Ir. Ó Ruaidh (red-haired). A sept of E Cork and Waterford, often changed to Ormonde. The name may also be English, though this is more usual as Rowe. See also Mac Enroe. MIF.
Rowe: numerous: all areas, especially Ulster and South East. English in general but with some confusion with Roe, q.v. SI.
Ó Ruaidh: Roe: líonmhar: Lár na Tíre. Ach bhain an sloinne seo oirthear Chorcaí agus Port Lairge, marar deineadh Ormonde díobh go luath.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
McRoe 2
McRowe 4
Roe 362
Rowe 119


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Ruaidh
Mac Ruaidh
MacRoe
McAraw
Mccrowe
Wroe


SECOND SURNAME


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