Purcell


    Maps

  • Purcell in 1659.

  • Purcell births mapped 1864-1913

  • Purcell 1901 census map

  • Purcell 1911 census map

  • Purcell Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 2
  • Websites

    Purtill
    (archived)



Parishes where Purcell 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:6Armagh:2Belfast city:3Carlow:13
Cavan:2Clare:34Cork:45Cork city:11
Derry:7Dublin:28Dublin city:39Galway:11
Kerry:11Kildare:21Kilkenny:241Laois:69
Limerick:48Limerick city:22Louth:5Mayo:9
Meath:8Monaghan:5Offaly:22Roscommon:4
Sligo:1Tipperary:200Waterford:37Westmeath:2
Wexford:30Wicklow:8

Surname Dictionary

Puirséil Purcell: an-líonmhar: gach treo, san Oir-dheisceart ach go h-áirithe. Angla-Normannaigh a shocraigh i gCill Chainnigh & Tiobraid Árann. Gaelaíodh ar fad iad agus bhí siad chun tosaigh ag cur i gcoinne choncais an 17 céad. Bhí bun-áit acu ag Lochmagh, lámh le Dúrlas Éile; bhí craobh eile ag Baile Uí Chathláin i gCaonraí, Luimneach. Fréamh: porcel (Fraincis) .i. muicín, banbh. Maireann an sloinne sa bhFrainc, Pourcel, leis an bhfo-bhrí, mí-iompar! Dauzat.
Purcell Very numerous: all areas, especially South East. Ir. Puirséil. From French pourcel, piglet. A notable Anglo-Norman family of Ormonde (Tipperary etc). IF.
Purtill Quite numerous: Clare-N Kerry, Limerick City. Variant of Purcell, q.v. The name has been associated with Clare. MIF.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Percell: 2
Purcel: 9
Purcell: 944
Pursell: 2
Purtell: 36
Purtil: 14
Purtill: 16
Purtle: 36

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Pearcell
Pearsall
Persall
Piercell
Portall
Prucell
Puirseal
Puirseil
Purcelll
Purcil
Purcill
Purseil
Purseil
Pursel
Pursiel
Pursil
Pursill
Purssell
Purtile


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