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No de Moiréis households in mid-19th century Ireland


de Moiréis households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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No de Moiréis households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Morris: Very numerous: all areas, especially South East, Midlands, Connacht. Ir. Ó Muiris (ASC), Ó Muirghis (SGG). The name is English and Scottish from first name Maurice "like a Moor". Normans, first appearing as de Marisco, they became one of the "Tribes of Galway". The name may also stand for Ó Muirgheasa, usually Morrissy. It is quite common in Ulster with a strong Scottish element. IF.
Morrish: Very rare: Cork. Variant of Morris.
de Moiréis: Morris: líonmhar i gcoitinne. Angla-Normannaigh go raibh de Marisco ortha ar dtús.Ceann de "Threabhanna na Gaillimhe" ó 1485. Bhí Michael Morris, Tiarna Chill Aithinn, ina uachtarán ar na Cluichí Oilimpeacha le déanaí (1980).


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Maurice 26
Morris 1090
Morriss 13


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Fmorris
Moris
Morish
Moriss
Morres
Morrish
Morrys
Murris
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