Nix households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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Surname Dictionary

Mac Niocais Nix, (Woulfe): cuíosach annamh: Luimneach-an Clár. Ainm sinseartha a ghlac cuid de mhuintir de Bhulbh chucu i Luimneach. Ón ainm Nioclás a bhí i bhfeidhm ag an gclann sa.
Nix fairly rare: Limerick-Clare. Ir. Mac Niocais, from Nicholas. A patronymic adopted by the Woulfes in Limerick and formerly used as a synonym for Woulfe. It is also an English name but hardly applicable in this case. SI.

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