Sherlock



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Sherlock 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).

Sherlock 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 20 Belfast city 4
Carlow 1 Cavan 2
Cork 18 Cork city 7
Derry 2 Down 5
Dublin 15 Dublin city 13
Kildare 5 Kilkenny 2
Laois 6 Limerick 3
Limerick city 1 Longford 1
Louth 2 Mayo 16
Meath 48 Monaghan 13
Offaly 9 Roscommon 6
Sligo 26 Tipperary 11
Tyrone 2 Waterford 7
Westmeath 4 Wexford 14
Wicklow 4    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Scorlóg: Sherlock: líonmhar ar fud na tíre - Lár na Tíre go sonrach. Sasanaigh a shocraigh sa Lár sa 13 céad agus a gaelaíodh. An bhun-bhrí: sa t-Sean-Bhéarla: scir loc .i. gruaig fhada. Clann tábhachtach a sheas lena a dtír altrama go fiúntach.
Sherlock: numerous: all areas, especially Midlands, Sligo. Ir. Scurlóg. English, 13 cent in Ireland, and meaning "fair-haired". The Old English was scir loc (bright lock). These people settled in the Midlands and became hibernicised. MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Scurlock 6
Sherlock 267
Shirlock 11


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Scorlóg
Scorlock
Scurlag
Sharlock
Sherlick
Sherlocke
Sherlogh
Sherlok
Shirlocke
Shorlack
Shurelock
Shurlage
Shurlock
Shurlog
Shurloke
Skorlock
Skurlock
Skurlocke
Skurloke
Surelock
Surlock


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