Sword


No Sword households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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No Sword households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Swords: Quite numerous: Midlands, South East etc. MacLysaght says it was used for Ó Claimhín and Ó Suaird, which are both indigenous Midland names. See Clavin. MIF.
Ó Suaird: Swords: líon beag: Lár na Tíre. Bhain siad le Laois-Uíbh Fhailí sa mheán-aois. Bean díobh, Eithne, máthair-ab i gCill Dara, fuair sí bás i 1016. Fréamh: b'fhéidir, ón ainm Teotanach Siward (bua + tiarna). Tá an sloinne Seward le fáil Sasana i gcónaí. Féach Ó Claimhín. leis. SGB &MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Swords 85


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Suaird
Sworde
Swordes


SECOND SURNAME


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