Dowd



Parishes where Dowd 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:20Armagh:8Belfast city:5Cavan:43
Clare:11Cork:3Cork city:2Derry:1
Donegal:5Down:19Dublin:9Dublin city:6
Fermanagh:10Galway:68Kerry:50Kildare:17
Laois:2Leitrim:8Limerick city:2Longford:54
Louth:6Mayo:21Meath:24Monaghan:19
Offaly:3Roscommon:102Sligo:63Tipperary:2
Tyrone:1Waterford:4Westmeath:16Wexford:10
Wicklow:2

Surname Dictionary

Dowd numerous: Ulster & N Leinster. Ir. Ó Dubhda, dubh, black, dark. A sept of the Northern Uí Fiachrach (Mayo) with branches in Kerry (Doody) and in Derry (Duddy).
Ó Dubhda (1) (O)Dowd, (2) Doody, (3) Duddy: an-líonmhar (1) ar fud na tíre, Connacht, Ulaidh agus tuaisceart Laighean ach go h-áirithe, (2) Ciarraí & Luimneach, (3) Doire. An chraobh is mó, bhaineadar le Uí Fiachrach (Maigh Eo). Chuaidh cuid acu go C. Mumhan sa 16 céad. Bhain an dream ó thuaidh le Cineál Eoghain. IF & SGG.
O'Dowda numerous: all areas, especially Connacht and N Munster. Ir. Ó Dubhda, from first name Dubhdach, dark. A sept of N Connacht, they appeared in Munster as Doody and in Derry as Duddy. IF.

Variants in Griffith's
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Dowd: 616
Dowde: 32
Dowds: 18
McDowd: 2
O'Dowd: 42

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Daud
Dood
Doud
Dowdd
Dowdes
Dowed
McDoud
O dowd
O Dubhda
O'Dowda


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