Wright



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Wright 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).

Wright 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 100 Armagh 104
Belfast city 51 Carlow 5
Cavan 23 Clare 6
Cork 42 Cork city 19
Derry 55 Donegal 14
Down 158 Dublin 39
Dublin city 37 Fermanagh 9
Galway 1 Kildare 16
Kilkenny 26 Laois 16
Limerick 11 Limerick city 4
Longford 7 Louth 9
Mayo 7 Meath 4
Monaghan 85 Offaly 5
Sligo 7 Tipperary 21
Tyrone 83 Waterford 1
Westmeath 6 Wexford 15
Wicklow 20    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Wright: Very numerous: all areas, least in Munster and Connacht, most in E Ulster. Ir. Mac an t-Saoir. A very common name in Britain meaning a skilled worker in any trade.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Right 2
Wright 1006


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ryte
Whright
Wrighte
Write


SECOND SURNAME


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