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Tighe 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Armagh 4 Carlow 3
Cavan 2 Cork 2
Derry 2 Donegal 5
Down 2 Dublin 21
Dublin city 14 Galway 17
Kildare 3 Kilkenny 7
Laois 2 Leitrim 17
Limerick 1 Longford 2
Louth 2 Mayo 67
Meath 29 Monaghan 2
Roscommon 45 Sligo 57
Tipperary 1 Tyrone 3
Westmeath 14 Wexford 3
Wicklow 8    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Mac Taidhg: Teague, Mac Teague: líon beag: Tír Eoghain & rl. Ní clann aitheanta í de ghnáth ach ainm sinseartha a bhí forleathan i gCúige Uladh agus, ar ndóigh, leas-ainm ag na cóilínigh ar na dúchasaigh. Tá a lán leagan gallda ann.
MacTague: fairly rare: Leitrim-Donegal etc. Ir. Mac Taidhg, from first name Tadhg = poet.
MacTeague: rare: Tyrone etc. Ir. Mac Taidhg. As Mac Tague, q.v.
MacTeigue: Very rare: Antrim. Ir. Mac Taidhg. See Mac Tague.
MacTigue: Quite numerous: Mayo etc. Ir. Mac Taidhg. From first name Tadhg, poet. A branch of the O'Kellys in Galway; otherwise an ephemeral name in Mayo and Donegal. See also Tighe, Mac Caig, Mac Keague.
Teague: Quite numerous: Tyrone etc. Ir. Ó Taidhg, from first name Tadhg, a poet. Generally not a sept but an eponymous native of Ulster, sometimes with racist connotation.
Tighe: numerous: Connacht, Cavan-Monaghan etc. Ir. Ó Taidhg (first name Tadhg, poet). A number of septs existed: Down, Wicklow, Roscommon, Clare. There is confusion with Mac Taidhg, a very common name known in Ulster as Teague. SI &MIF.
Ó Taidhg: Tighe: líonmhar: Connachta, Cabhán-Muineachán. Aithníonn de Bhulbh trí chlann: (1) in Uí Máil, Cill Mhantáin - scaipeadh go luath iad. (2) i bhFir Lí, Doire agus airchinnigh ag Tearmonn Chionnaith, an Dún. (3) Dream a bhí mar mhaoir ag rí-theaghlach Chonnacht. Fréamh: an t-ainm Tadhg, a chiallaíonn file.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
McTague 14
McTaigue 2
McTeague 105
McTeige 6
McTeigue 5
McTiege 3
McTige 5
McTighe 38
McTigue 66
Tague 7
Teage 2
Teague 116
Teige 7
Teigue 1
Tige 7
Tighe 335
Tigue 42
Tyghe 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Taidhg
Mac Taidhg
MacTague
MacTeague
MacTeigue
MacTigue
McTiegue
McTighue
Tagg
Taidhg
Tegg
Teigh
Teighe
Thigh
Tigge
Tighes
Tighue
Tyge


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