Forrestal


    Maps

  • Forrestal in 1659.

  • Forrestal births mapped 1864-1913

  • Forrestal 1901 census map

  • Forrestal 1911 census map

  • Forrestal Roman Catholic baptisms new!


Parishes where Forrestal 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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Cork:4Dublin city:1Kildare:2Kilkenny:71
Laois:3Mayo:7Offaly:1Tipperary:5
Waterford:5Wexford:34

Surname Dictionary

Forrestal fairly numerous: Wexford-Kilkenny-Tipperary etc. Anglo-Normans, since 13 cent. They became hibernicised and were active in the affairs of the country. The name is probably cognate with Forrester.
Fuireastal Forrestal: líon beag: Cill Chainnigh-Loch Garman, Port Lairge-Tiobraid Árann. Angla-Normannaigh ón 13 céad. Forstall a bhí orthu fadó. Brí: banrach, ní coill. Bhíodar chun tosaigh i gCill Chainnigh riamh is choíche. MIF.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Forestal: 13
Forrestal: 133
Forrestall: 4
Forristal: 15
Forstall: 3

Non-Griffith's Variants

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de Forristail
De Fuireastail
De Fuireastal
Forestall
Forestel
Foristal
Foristall
Forrestel
Forristall
Forristell
Forstal
Frestal
Fuireastal


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