Spelman



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Spelman 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).

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


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Clare 1 Cork 1
Dublin 5 Dublin city 3
Galway 39 Kilkenny 1
Limerick 3 Mayo 13
Offaly 3 Roscommon 13
Sligo 10 Tipperary 3
Westmeath 1    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Spellman: fairly numerous: Galway, Sligo, Roscommon etc. Ir. Ó Spealáin, speal, a scythe. A sept of the Uí Fiachrach in Sligo; unconnected, but with the same name, anglicised Spillane, in Munster. MIF.
Ó Spealáin: Spillane, Spellman: líonmhar: Ciarraí-Corcaigh & rl. Clann de chuid Dál gCais a bhí ina gcónaí in Éile Uí Fhógartaigh, Tiobraid Árann agus a scaipeadh go dtí iar-dheisceart na Mumhan. Ní mór a admháil, ámh, go bhfuil Garraí Uí Spealáin i machaire méith Luimnigh. Deir de Bhulbh go raibh clann eile i gCill Ghlas, Sligeach, a dtugadh Spellman orthu agus go bhfuil Smullen i bhfeidhm i Laighin. Tá na Connachtaigh seo líonmhar go leor; díobh-san Francis Joseph Cáirdinéal Spellman (1889-1967), ard-easpag Nua Eabhrach. Fréamh, ar ndóigh, an speal, an gléas bainte.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Spellman 56
Spelman 96


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Spealáin
Spillman


SECOND SURNAME


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