McClure



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

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Antrim:91Armagh:44Belfast city:37Cavan:2
Cork:1Derry:19Donegal:39Down:57
Fermanagh:4Kerry:5Leitrim:4Louth:2
Monaghan:4Tipperary:5Tyrone:6

Surname Dictionary

Mac Giolla Uidhir Mac Aleer, Mac Clure: líonmhar: Tír Eoghain agus Cúige Uladh i gcoitinne; tá Mac Clure i bhfeidhm in Albain - i nGallghallaibh go sonrach. Bhain an chlann dúchasach le Oirghialla. D'fhéadfadh Odhar, gin. uidhir, a bheith ina ainm pearsanta nó ina aidiacht leis an mbrí: liath-dhonn (dath an asail) nó cuma buí-dhonn ar an gcraiceann - "sallow" in mBéarla.
MacClure numerous: Ulster generally. Ir. Mac Giolla Uidhir, "servant of Odhar" rather than "grey servant". The name is found in Ireland and Scotland.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Clure: 3
McClure: 320

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Clore
Mac Giolla Uidhir
MacClure
Mackclure
Mc Cluir
Mc Clure
Mccleiure
McClewer
McCluer
Mclure
Meclure
Moclure


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