Watson



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Watson 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).

Watson 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 95 Armagh 94
Belfast city 60 Carlow 10
Cavan 17 Clare 3
Cork 13 Cork city 3
Derry 40 Donegal 42
Down 187 Dublin 32
Dublin city 31 Fermanagh 13
Galway 18 Kerry 2
Kildare 3 Kilkenny 8
Laois 31 Leitrim 1
Limerick 3 Limerick city 6
Longford 2 Louth 4
Mayo 9 Meath 13
Monaghan 12 Offaly 19
Roscommon 20 Sligo 2
Tipperary 16 Tyrone 101
Waterford 3 Westmeath 7
Wexford 2 Wicklow 5

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Watson: Very numerous: all areas, particularly E Ulster, Derry. English, "Walter's son". The name is also Scottish and can stand for Mac Bhaididh, otherwise Mac Whattie. SI & SS.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Wadson 1
Watson 927
Whatson 5


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Waitson
Watsone
Wattson
Wattsone
Watzon
Wotson


SECOND SURNAME


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