Palmer households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

Householders by county in (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

Palmer numerous: Down, Dublin etc. Anglo-Norman name, "pilgrim". 13 cent in Ireland. Gaelicised as Pámar. Woulfe reports it used for Ó Maolfhóghmhair (chief of harvest) and otherwise Mullover. This latter is not in Telephone Directory. SGG & SI.

The surname

  • Palmer
    Belfast & Dublin

Parishes where Palmer and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Non-Griffith's Variants

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