Hamilton:

households in Griffith's Valuation (1847-64)






VARIANTS


SURNAME
TOTAL
Hamilton 1993
 
 
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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Hamaltún Hamilton: an-líonmhar i gCúige Uladh agus suntasach i Laighin & Connachta. Albanaigh a bhí páirteach i bPlandáil Uladh - féach Manorhamilton, go bhfuil Cluainín air as Gaeilge. Aisteach go leor, tháinig an t-ainm as log-ainm Sasanach a thug Walter FitzGilbert leis go Lanarkshire agus a bhaist ar an mbaile mór annsan sa 14 céad. Tá muintir na h-Éireann an-bhródúil as Rowan Hamilton (1805-65), ceannródaí sa mhatamaitic sa 19 céad. SS.
Hamilton Very numerous: throughout Ulster, extending into Leinster and Connacht. An important Scottish name which came in the Plantation of Ulster, 17 cent. The town of Manorhamilton in Leitrim is indicative of their extensive holdings. The name sometimes stands for Hamill, q.v. The gaelicised version is Hamaltún. SI & IF.
Ó Hamailltín Hamilton: cuíosach annamh: an Clár. Is cosúil gur gaelú é seo - bhí iarthar an Chláir ina Ghaeltacht go dtí le déanaí.
 

COUNTY BREAKDOWN

Hamilton 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 185 Armagh 104
  Belfast city 95 Carlow 3
  Cavan 40 Clare 7
  Cork 40 Cork city 5
  Derry 108 Donegal 148
  Down 304 Dublin 78
  Dublin city 48 Fermanagh 73
  Galway 7 Kerry 11
  Kildare 17 Kilkenny 17
  Laois 16 Leitrim 39
  Limerick 7 Limerick city 2
  Longford 13 Louth 13
  Mayo 23 Meath 25
  Monaghan 101 Offaly 3
  Roscommon 11 Sligo 14
  Tipperary 11 Tyrone 382
  Waterford 3 Westmeath 6
  Wexford 23 Wicklow 11