Barry


    Maps

  • Barry in 1659.

  • Barry births mapped 1864-1913

  • Barry 1901 census map

  • Barry 1911 census map

  • Barry Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname



  • Family histories: 7
  • Full surname history

Parishes where Barry and a second surname are found together

Surname:



Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Antrim:8Armagh:17Belfast city:25Carlow:6
Cavan:1Clare:94Cork:1224Cork city:146
Derry:1Donegal:1Down:43Dublin:29
Dublin city:37Galway:10Kerry:131Kildare:18
Kilkenny:56Laois:5Leitrim:22Limerick:206
Limerick city:31Longford:1Louth:5Mayo:6
Meath:20Monaghan:3Offaly:7Roscommon:8
Sligo:17Tipperary:89Tyrone:4Waterford:132
Westmeath:15Wexford:97Wicklow:26

Surname Dictionary

Barrie rare: Ulster. See Barry.
Barry Very numerous: particularly Munster and S.Leinster. Ir. de Barra. Anglo-Normans who became gaelicised and it is now an essentially Irish name. There is the possibility that some Barrys in Limerick may be Ó Beargha, a sept of Kenry, Co. Limerick. There is the further question of Ó Báire of W.Cork, who were also anglicised Barry. IF & SGG.
De Barra fairly rare: Dublin and scattered. Irish Language: See Barry
Ó Báire Barry: clann a bhain le leithinis Muintir Bháire in iarthar Chorcaí ach meascaithe le Barry anois. Féach Ó Bairr thíos.
Ó Beargha Barry: Deir de Bhulbh go raibh clann dar b'ainm Ó Beargha (ar nós sleá) suite in Uíbh Rosa i gCaonraí (Co.Luimnigh) agus gur cosúil gur tugadh "Barry" ortha.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Barry: 2541
Bary: 6

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Click on a name below for just its sources.

Baree
Barie
Barray
Barree
Barrey
Barri
Barrie
Barrye
De Barra
de Barri
O Baire
O Beargha


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