Lewis



Parishes where Lewis 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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Antrim:35Armagh:20Belfast city:25Carlow:8
Cavan:1Clare:6Cork:35Cork city:6
Derry:3Donegal:4Down:13Dublin:9
Dublin city:15Galway:6Kerry:2Kildare:7
Kilkenny:15Laois:32Leitrim:3Limerick:18
Longford:3Louth:3Meath:18Monaghan:14
Offaly:10Roscommon:2Sligo:2Tipperary:40
Tyrone:6Waterford:13Westmeath:9Wexford:18
Wicklow:6

Surname Dictionary

Lewis numerous: all areas but mainly Ulster. Ir. Lobhaois. This name is Welsh, Scottish and English. From Teutonic first name Hlúdwig (loud battle). They first appeared as Anglo-Normans who settled in various places but the name is mainly related to the Plantation of Ulster in 17 cent. SGG & DBS.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Lewes: 8
Lewis: 407

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Lewies
Lewise
Lewiss
Lewys


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