Gilchrist households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Gilchrist numerous: Ulster generally, partic. Down, also Sligo-Leitrim. Ir. Mac Giolla Chríost (servant of Christ). A sept of N Connacht but Scottish in Ulster.MIF.
Mac Giolla Chríost Gilchrist, Gilchreest: líonmhar i gCúige Uladh, annamh i nGaillimh. Bhí an chlann sa lonnaithe i Longfort agus tuaisceart Chonnacht ach is de bhunadh Albanach cuid mhaith den dream in Ultaibh, is cosúil.

Parishes where Gilchrist and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
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