Sterling



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Sterling households in mid-19th century Ireland

Hold the cursor over the marker on the map to see the number of households in each parish.
See below for a parish-by-parish breakdown of household numbers in each county (paying).

Sterling 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).
Antrim 26 Belfast city 3
Clare 1 Cork city 1
Derry 6 Down 15
Dublin 3 Laois 1
Limerick city 1 Offaly 2
Sligo 1 Tipperary 1
Tyrone 2    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Sterling: fairly numerous: Dublin, Belfast, Down etc. Scottish or English, "starling" or place-name Stirling.
Stirling: numerous: almost all in Ulster, especially Antrim & E Derry. A Scottish name from the town of Stirling. SS.


Variants and total numbers.
Click to see county numbers.
SURNAME
TOTAL
Sterling 63
Stirling 67


SECOND SURNAME


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