Togher



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Togher 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).

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


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Armagh 2 Belfast city 1
Cavan 4 Derry 1
Down 4 Dublin 3
Galway 5 Kildare 15
Louth 1 Mayo 22
Meath 6 Offaly 7
Sligo 8 Tipperary 1
Westmeath 1    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Togher: Quite numerous: mainly Mayo-Sligo-Galway, Midlands etc. Ir. Ó Tuathchair (people-dear). There were two septs: one in Midlands, the other N Connacht. See also Tooher and Tougher. MIF.
Tougher: fairly rare: Kildare etc. Ir. Ó Tuathchair (people-dear). See Tooher, Togher.
Ó Tuathchair: (1) Togher, Tougher: líon beag: Sligeach-Liatroim & Lár na Tíre; (2) Tooher: Tiobraid Árann thuaidh-Uíbh Fhailí theas. Tá an dream deireannach ina ndúiche féin, Eile Uí Cearúill; bhí clann eile i dtuaisceart Chonnacht ach tháinig siad ó iarthar Uladh an chéad lá. Fréamh: tuath + car = pobal + grá.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Togher 81
Toher 43


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Tuathchair
Toagher
Tougher


SECOND SURNAME


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