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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




White 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).

White 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 171 Armagh 78
Belfast city 61 Carlow 18
Cavan 70 Clare 63
Cork 270 Cork city 32
Derry 62 Donegal 77
Down 192 Dublin 135
Dublin city 104 Fermanagh 26
Galway 137 Kerry 61
Kildare 46 Kilkenny 99
Laois 129 Leitrim 48
Limerick 106 Limerick city 5
Longford 20 Louth 75
Mayo 27 Meath 64
Monaghan 44 Offaly 50
Roscommon 53 Sligo 40
Tipperary 184 Tyrone 106
Waterford 98 Westmeath 45
Wexford 196 Wicklow 50

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

de Faoite: White, Whyte: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre. Bua-aidiacht Béarla cosúil le "bán" i nGaeilge. Bhí na Faoitigh ar Bhardas Luimnigh i 1213 agus bhain siad leis an gcathair agus leis an gcontae ó shoin i leith.
de Faoite: Very rare: Naas. Ir.Lang. See White.
Faoiteach: White: féach de Faoite.
Mac Faoitigh: Mac White, Mac Whitty: tá na leagain Béarla fíor-annamh anois. Féach de Faoite.
White: Very numerous: all areas, E Ulster, Leinster, Limerick etc. Ir. de Faoite. An English nick-name, "fair" analogous to Irish bán, which it sometimes replaces. In Ireland 13 cent, they appear on Limerick Corporation in 1213. See also Whyte. IF.
Whyte: numerous: all areas, especially Roscommon-Galway-Mayo, E Ulster (Scots), Waterford-Wexford. Variant of White, q.v.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
White 3042
Whyte 51


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
De Fáite
De Fáoithe
De Faithe
De Faoithe
De Faoitie
Faoiteach
Mac Faoitigh
Whiyte
de Faoite


SECOND SURNAME


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