Dawson:

households in Griffith's Valuation (1847-64)






VARIANTS


SURNAME
TOTAL
Dawson 488
 
 
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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Dawson numerous: E Ulster, Dublin and scattered. English, 17 cent but may be anglicisation of Ó Deoráin (Doran & Dorrian). The Dawsons were important landlords in Monaghan, Laois and Tipperary.MIF.
Dásan Dawson: líonmhar: oirthear Uladh, Áth Cliath & rl. Sasanaigh a tháinig sa 17 céad agus fuair tailte i Muineachán, Laois agus i nGleann Eatharlaí. MIF.
 

COUNTY BREAKDOWN

Dawson households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.
Click on a county name for a breakdown of the number of households by parish (paying).
  Antrim 31 Armagh 26
  Belfast city 13 Carlow 15
  Cavan 11 Clare 2
  Cork 30 Cork city 10
  Derry 28 Donegal 9
  Down 40 Dublin 15
  Dublin city 14 Fermanagh 8
  Galway 1 Kerry 1
  Kildare 10 Kilkenny 33
  Laois 4 Leitrim 6
  Limerick 31 Limerick city 5
  Longford 8 Louth 2
  Mayo 17 Meath 4
  Monaghan 37 Offaly 4
  Roscommon 1 Tipperary 33
  Tyrone 25 Waterford 3
  Westmeath 3 Wexford 3
  Wicklow 5