Loftus



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

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Armagh:1Clare:7Derry:1Dublin city:1
Fermanagh:2Galway:53Kildare:1Kilkenny:6
Limerick:3Mayo:256Roscommon:14Sligo:30
Tyrone:2Wexford:14Wicklow:3

Surname Dictionary

de Lochtús Loftus: annamh: Loch Garman & rl. Sloinne Sasanach in Éirinn ón 16 céad. Brí: "teach le urlár uachtarach". Féach Ó Lachtnáin, leis.
Loftus numerous: all areas, especially Connacht. Ir. Ó Lachtnáin. This English name has been in Ireland since 16 cent, but it is mainly an anglicisation, particularly in the west of the country. See also Loughnane. SI.
Ó Lachtnáin Loughnane: líonmhar: an Clár-Gailimh-Maigh Eo, Luimneach-Tiobraid Árann. Luann de Bhulbh sé chlann - trí chinn i gConnacht. Ní mór a mheabhrú gur deineadh Loftus díobh go forleathan san iarthar. Fréamh: díspeagadh ar Lachtna, ainm a bhí coitinn sa Mhumhain, i measc na mBrianach ach go h-áirithe. SGG.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Loftus: 394

Non-Griffith's Variants

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de Lochtus
Loftas
Loftass
Lofthouse
Loftice
Lofties
Loftis
Loftiss
Lofts
Loftstus
O Lachtnain


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