Rushe



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Rushe households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Belfast city 1 Galway 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Rushe: numerous: Armagh-Down-Tyrone-Monaghan; Galway-Roscommon-W Meath. (1) Ó Rois, from first name Ros and associated with Oriel. (2) Ó Luachra, perhaps from first name Luachán, splendid. A sept of Uí Fiacrach in Mayo, usually appearing as Loughrey, q.v. MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Rush 282
Rushe 2


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SURNAME
Russh


SECOND SURNAME


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