Charles households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

Householders by county in (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

Charles Quite numerous: Tyrone etc in Ulster, Dublin, N Connacht etc. Ir. Mac Cathail. Also anglicised Corless, q.v. May be of English origin in some cases. The name came via France from the German Karl, a man. Cathal, on the other hand, means "battle-strong".

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Non-Griffith's Variants

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