Smythe



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Smyth
Cavan (archived)

Smyth
Cavan

Smyth
Kilcornan, Co. Limerick




Smythe 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).

Smythe 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 Belfast city 1
Dublin city 4 Galway 6
Louth 4 Meath 3
Roscommon 8 Tyrone 1
Westmeath 1    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Smith: Very numerous: all areas: particularly Leath Chuinn (northern half). Ir. Mac Gabhann, which is linked to Cavan. See Mac Gowan and Smyth.
Smythe: Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster and Midlands. Ir. Mac Gabhann, Mac an Ghabhann (son of the smith). The Irish name was widespread and generally changed to Smith/Smyth. Branches in Clare and Tipperary were traditional historians. Many are also of Scottish or English origin in Ulster. See also Mac Gowan. SGG & IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Smith 5982
Smyth 1586
Smythe 30


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Smithe


SECOND SURNAME


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