Lowry:

households in Griffith's Valuation (1847-64)






VARIANTS


SURNAME
TOTAL
Lawry 2
Loury 18
Lowery 21
Lowrey 41
Lowrie 6
Lowry 529
 
 
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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Lowery rare: Dublin. Variant of Lowry, q.v.
Lowry numerous: E Ulster, Midlands, Connacht. Ir. Ó Labhradha (Labhraí). An Sloinnteoir Gaeilge also gives Mac Labhraí. For derivation see Lavery. The name is also Scottish which may account for many in Ulster. SI & IF.
Ó Labhradha Lavery, Lowry: líonmhar: oirthear Uladh, Lár na Tíre, Connachta (Lowry). Bhí muintir Labhradha bunaithe ag Maigh Rath, sa Dún, agus iad roinnte faoi thrí: Bán-Labhraidh, Rua-Labhraidh agus Tréan-Labhraidh gur deineadh Armstrong de, uaireannta. An bhrí: fear labhartha, idirghabhálaí. Litriú nua: Ó Labhraí. IF.
 

COUNTY BREAKDOWN

Lowry 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 44 Armagh 9
  Belfast city 19 Carlow 3
  Cavan 8 Clare 1
  Cork 1 Derry 24
  Donegal 39 Down 121
  Dublin 9 Dublin city 7
  Fermanagh 16 Galway 46
  Kerry 1 Kildare 7
  Kilkenny 5 Laois 27
  Leitrim 2 Longford 2
  Louth 1 Mayo 5
  Meath 4 Monaghan 5
  Offaly 13 Roscommon 21
  Tipperary 34 Tyrone 47
  Waterford 2 Westmeath 6