• McAllister in 1659.

  • McAllister births mapped 1864-1913

  • McAllister 1901 census map

  • McAllister 1911 census map

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    Co. Down

Parishes where McAllister and a second surname are found together


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

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Antrim:197Armagh:20Belfast city:22Cavan:2
Dublin:12Dublin city:5Limerick city:1Longford:2

Surname Dictionary

Alister mainly with "ll", Belfast area. See MacAllister.
Mac Alastair Mac Allister: an-líonmhar: Cúige Uladh & rl. Craobh de Mhuintir Mhic Dhónaill, a bhí suite in Aontraim. Sloinne Albanach, leis. MIF & SGG.
MacAlester rare: Down, Louth. Ir. Mac Alasdair. See Mac Allister.
MacAlister numerous: Antrim & Ulster generally, Midlands etc. Ir. Mac Alasdair. See Mac Allister.
MacAllister numerous: Ulster generally, especially Antrim, also Midlands, Mayo etc. The Irish is Mac Alasdair, Alasdar being a gaelicisation of Alexander, a very popular first name in Scotland whence they came as galloglasses in 14 & 15 cent.
MacCalister rare: Down. See Mac Allister.
MacCallister Quite numerous: Down etc. Ir. Mac Alasdair. See Mac Allister.

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