Sullivan



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Sullivan
Macroom area, Co. Cork; and Glynn, Mourneabbey, Co. Cork

O'Sullivan
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Sullivan
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Sullivan
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Sullivan
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Sullivan

Sullivan
Denn, Co. Cavan




Sullivan 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).

Sullivan 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 1 Armagh 7
Belfast city 9 Carlow 11
Cavan 30 Clare 158
Cork 3388 Cork city 242
Derry 3 Donegal 2
Down 11 Dublin 34
Dublin city 30 Fermanagh 1
Galway 96 Kerry 2567
Kildare 29 Kilkenny 108
Laois 20 Leitrim 4
Limerick 378 Limerick city 25
Longford 21 Louth 28
Mayo 39 Meath 31
Monaghan 18 Offaly 21
Roscommon 3 Tipperary 272
Tyrone 5 Waterford 199
Westmeath 17 Wexford 43
Wicklow 7    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

O'Sullivan: Very numerous: all areas, especially Munster. Ir. Ó Súileabháin. Possibly "dark-eyed". The third most numerous name in Ireland. A sept originating in S Tipperary, they were dispossessed at the Invasion and moved to W Cork. Also as Sullivan. IF & SGG.
Sullivan: Very numerous: all areas, especially Cork. Ir. Ó Súilleabháin, perhaps súil+dubh+án, the dark-eyed one. A major sept of the Eoghanacht (royal house) of Munster. Displaced at the Invasion, they settled in W Cork and Kerry. See O'Sullivan. IF.
Ó Súilleabháin: fairly numerous: Cork-Kerry etc. Ir.Lang. See O'Sullivan.
Ó Súilleabháin: O'Sullivan: an-líonmhar (an triú sloinne sa tír). Ceann des na mór-chlanna - craobh d'Eoghanacht Mhumhan a ruaigeadh as Tiobraid Árann san Ionradh (1192) agus a chuir fúthu in iarthar Chorcaí agus deisceart Chiarraí. Bhí Ó S. Mór i nDún Chiaráin, Inbhear Scéine agus Ó S. Bhéara ag Dún Baoi, áit a dtroideadh an cath mí-ádhmhar deireannach i gCogadh na Naoi mBliana 1602. Ach fós bhí arm an phinn acu - Eoghan Rua (1748-84) agus Tadhg Gaelach (1715-95), beirt fhile den scoth a mhair in aois domheanmnach. Fréamh: súil + dubh + án (sin tuairim amháin). IF & SGG.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
O'Sullivan 183
Sulivan 20
Sullivan 7859


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Súileabháin
Ó Súilleabháin
Ó Suileabhain
Ó Suilleabain
Ó Suilleabháin
Ó Suilleabhain
A Vallig
O' sullivan
O'Sulivan
O'Sull'n
O'Sullivane
O'Sullivn
O'Sulln
Osoulivan
S'llvan
Sooleuan
Souleuan
Suilleabhain
Sul.
Sulavan
Sulavane
Sulavon
Sulevan
Suli'n
Suliuan
Sulivane
Sull'n
Sull.
Sullavan
Sullaven
Sullavon
Sullevan
Sullevane
Sulliuan
Sullivane
Sullivant
Sullivine
Sullivn
Sullivon
Sulln
Sullvan
Sullvn
Sulvan
Sulyvant


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