Magill


    Maps

  • Magill in 1659.

  • Magill births mapped 1864-1913

  • Magill 1901 census map

  • Magill 1911 census map

  • Magill Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 3
  • Full surname history

Parishes where Magill 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:119Armagh:43Belfast city:47Carlow:1
Cavan:5Cork:2Cork city:1Derry:21
Donegal:34Down:89Dublin:2Dublin city:6
Fermanagh:5Kerry:3Limerick:1Longford:1
Louth:13Monaghan:4Offaly:2Sligo:4
Tyrone:27Waterford:1Westmeath:2Wexford:1
Wicklow:1

Surname Dictionary

Gill numerous: Connacht, Ulster and generally. Ir. Mac an Ghaill (Ghoill), son of the foreigner. A name adopted by the Stapletons. However, a number of sources are indicated: see MacGill and Magill. MIF & SGG.
Mac an Ghaill Mac Gill, Stapleton: líonmhar san Oir-dheisceart mar Stapleton, Angla-Normannaigh a shocraigh i gCill Chainnigh agus ghlac an sloinne Gaelach sa chucu féin.
Mac Giolla Mac Gill, Magill, Gill: líonmhar gach aird, Ulaidh agus Connachta ach go h-áirithe. Giorrú é seo ar sloinne éigin a thosaigh le Mac Giolla ... ach féach Mac an Gaill, leis.
MacGill numerous: Ulster generally, Sligo-Roscommon etc. Ir. Mac Giolla, the proper name having been dropped in colloquial use. It also stands for Mac an Ghaill (son of the foreigner), a patronymic adopted by the Stapletons in the South East. See Magill.
Magill numerous: Ulster generally, especially Antrim-Down. Ir. Mac an Ghoill, "son of the foreigner". Mac Giolla is also used, being an abbreviation of some name beginning with Mac Giolla .... SGG.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Gill: 624
Magill: 435
McGill: 260

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Gil
Gille
M'Gill
Mac an Ghaill
Mac Giolla
MacGill
Magel
Magil
Magille
Mc Gil
Mc Gill
McKill


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