Head households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Hade fairly rare: Carlow etc. Ir. Ó h-Aidí (SGA). MacLysaght considers it a Gaelic name but is not sure of the original form. It appears as Hayde and, very rarely, Haide. All correspond geographically with Hayden, q.v.
Hayde rare: Dublin etc. See Hade.
Heade rare: Dublin, Belfast. English. DOS.


  • Head in 1659.
  • Head births mapped 1864-1913
  • Head 1901 census map
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  • Head Roman Catholic baptisms
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Parishes where Head and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Non-Griffith's Variants

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  • Haide
  • Headd

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