Woods



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Woods 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).

Woods 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 41 Armagh 113
Belfast city 48 Carlow 5
Cavan 57 Clare 31
Cork 48 Cork city 15
Derry 43 Donegal 14
Down 161 Dublin 33
Dublin city 35 Fermanagh 38
Galway 20 Kerry 3
Kildare 9 Kilkenny 13
Laois 4 Leitrim 54
Limerick 31 Limerick city 4
Longford 6 Louth 90
Mayo 4 Meath 23
Monaghan 173 Offaly 35
Roscommon 8 Sligo 19
Tipperary 53 Tyrone 136
Waterford 9 Westmeath 24
Wexford 8 Wicklow 6

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Wood: numerous: Belfast, Derry, Dublin, Cork etc. See Woods.
Woods: Very numerous: all areas, mainly Ulster. The name is English but it may stand for: Mac Giolla Choille, Mac Conchoille, Ó Caoilte, Ó Cuill, Mac Uilliméid. The first two belong to Ulster, the third and fourth to Munster and the last to the Midlands. However a substantial number of Woods are of English origin. SI.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Wood 131
Woods 1414


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Wodes
Woode
Woodes


SECOND SURNAME


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