Shaw



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Shaw 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).

Shaw 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 97 Armagh 18
Belfast city 69 Carlow 6
Cavan 5 Clare 3
Cork 12 Cork city 13
Derry 35 Donegal 17
Down 216 Dublin 32
Dublin city 19 Fermanagh 19
Galway 5 Kerry 2
Kildare 24 Kilkenny 7
Laois 13 Leitrim 9
Limerick 1 Limerick city 4
Longford 28 Louth 5
Mayo 5 Meath 13
Monaghan 26 Offaly 7
Sligo 58 Tipperary 17
Tyrone 27 Waterford 12
Westmeath 19 Wexford 8
Wicklow 13    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Shaw: Very numerous: all areas, especially E Ulster and Midlands. Scots Gaelic Sídeach ? (wolf). The Lowland Scots and English name Shaw refers to a "copse, thicket". Both would be represented in Ulster where they came in 17 cent. SI & IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Shaw 864


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Shawe


SECOND SURNAME


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