Ward



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WARD BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



Ward 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).

Ward 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 13 Armagh 40
Belfast city 63 Carlow 25
Cavan 41 Clare 15
Cork 27 Cork city 8
Derry 24 Donegal 309
Down 125 Dublin 74
Dublin city 62 Fermanagh 22
Galway 253 Kerry 6
Kildare 33 Kilkenny 6
Laois 29 Leitrim 58
Limerick 42 Limerick city 5
Longford 51 Louth 65
Mayo 95 Meath 99
Monaghan 188 Offaly 29
Roscommon 93 Sligo 35
Tipperary 27 Tyrone 80
Waterford 10 Westmeath 97
Wexford 34 Wicklow 39

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Mac a' Bháird: rare: Donegal etc. Ir. Lang. See Ward.
Ward: Very numerous: all areas, especially Connacht. Ir. Mac a' Bháird (son of the bard). Although this name is current in England, Irish Wards are mostly indigenous. Some were hereditary bards attached to the O'Donnells in Donegal and the O'Kellys in Galway. IF.
Warde: Quite numerous: Galway etc. Variant of Ward.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
McAward 16
McWard 25
Ward 2222
Warde 37


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Mac a' Bháird
MacAvard
McAvard
Mhic A' Bhaird
Waerd
Wards


SECOND SURNAME


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