Hand



Parishes where Hand and a second surname are found together

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Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Armagh:5Belfast city:1Cavan:18Clare:1
Donegal:1Down:3Dublin:34Dublin city:11
Fermanagh:7Galway:1Kildare:1Laois:2
Leitrim:5Longford:5Louth:34Meath:52
Monaghan:59Offaly:2Roscommon:14Sligo:1
Westmeath:8Wexford:1Wicklow:1

Surname Dictionary

Hand numerous: N Midlands, Ulster generally, Dublin. Ir. Mag Fhlaithimh, flaitheamh, meaning prince. Synonymous with Claffey, Glavey and Lavan, as a result of pseudo- translation. The name can also be of English origin in Dublin and Ulster. SI & SGG.
Hands Very rare: Ulster. See Hand.
Mag Fhlaithimh Glavey, Hand: líon beag: Gaillimh-Ros Comáin-Maigh Eo. Féach Mac Fhlaithimh.
Mag Láimh Hand: féach Mag Laithimh.
Mag Laithimh Glavey: cuíosach annamh: Gaillimh-Maigh Eo. Féach Mac Fhlaithimh.
Ó Láimhín Lavin, Hand: líonmhar: Ros Comáin-Maigh Eo & rl. Bhí siad gaolmhar le Mac Diarmada Rua agus chun tosaigh sa 16 céad. Claochlú ar Ó Flaithimhín, de réir de Bhulbh. Féach Mag Fhlaithimh, leis.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Hand: 267
Hande: 2
Hands: 2

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Mag Fhlaithimh
Mag Laimh
Mag Laithimh
O Laimhin


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