Whyte



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WHYTE BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



Whyte 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).

Whyte 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 1 Belfast city 1
Carlow 1 Cavan 1
Cork 6 Donegal 2
Down 3 Dublin 3
Dublin city 4 Kilkenny 2
Limerick 1 Louth 1
Mayo 1 Sligo 1
Tipperary 13 Tyrone 1
Waterford 8 Westmeath 1

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 3045
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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