Guire households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Guiry Quite numerous: S Tipperary-Waterford, Limerick-Kerry. Ir. Ó Gadhra, gadhar, a dog. See Geary (Munster); O'Gara (Connacht). Woulfe says that the name originated in North Connacht and some moved to Munster in 16 cent. IF & SGG.


  • Guire in 1659.
  • Guire births mapped 1864-1913
  • Guire Roman Catholic baptisms
  • Guire Roman Catholic marriages NEW!

Parishes where Guire and a second surname are found together


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