Shortt



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Shortt 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).

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


Click on a county name for a parish breakdown of the number of households,
and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Cork 2 Dublin 2
Kildare 1 Laois 15
Monaghan 6 Wicklow 11

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Short: numerous: all areas, especially Belfast, Dublin, Louth, Wicklow. Ir. Mac an Gheairr (short man). Usually English in origin. See also Shortt.
Shortt: numerous: Ulster, Midands etc. Ir. Mac an Gheairr (Ghirr). The Irish name is associated with Armagh. However, it seems likely that many Shortts are of English origin. See also Mac Girr and Short.


Variants and total numbers.
Click to see county numbers.
SURNAME
TOTAL
Short 277
Shortt 37


SECOND SURNAME


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