Travers:

households in Griffith's Valuation (1847-64)






VARIANTS


SURNAME
TOTAL
Travers 321
Traverse 3
Trevers 5
Trevor 17
Trevors 9
 
 
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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Travers numerous: Ulster, Sligo-Roscommon, South East etc. Ir. Ó Treabhair (skilful), in Connacht; otherwise an English occupational name "toll-gate keeper". SI.
Ó Treabhair Travers (Trower): annamh: Liatroim. Clann airchinneach ag Cill Fhearga, Liatroim. Tá an leagan gallda, Trower, atá congarach don Ghaeilge, imithe as feidhm. Bhí siad gaolmhar le muintir Mhic Fhlannchaidh.
 

COUNTY BREAKDOWN

Travers 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 1 Armagh 3
  Belfast city 3 Carlow 4
  Cavan 1 Cork 19
  Cork city 5 Derry 1
  Donegal 45 Down 11
  Dublin 7 Dublin city 4
  Fermanagh 1 Kerry 1
  Kildare 21 Kilkenny 25
  Laois 7 Leitrim 69
  Longford 1 Mayo 6
  Meath 8 Monaghan 6
  Roscommon 21 Sligo 2
  Tipperary 5 Tyrone 1
  Waterford 7 Westmeath 2
  Wexford 10 Wicklow 24