• Reed in 1659.

  • Reed births mapped 1864-1913

  • Reed 1901 census map

  • Reed 1911 census map

  • Reed Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

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    Ulster/Virginia (archived)

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Parishes where Reed 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:10Armagh:12Belfast city:5Cavan:1
Clare:5Cork:11Cork city:4Derry:2

Surname Dictionary

Reade Quite numerous: Dublin, South East, Belfast etc. English generally but occasionally variant of Mulderrig and Mulready, q.v. See also Reid.
Reed Quite numerous: Belfast, Derry, Dublin. More numerous as Reid, q.v.
Reid Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. Generally English or Scottish, 17 cent in Ulster but the name may stand for Mulderrig and Mulready, q.v. also.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Read: 248
Reade: 251
Reed: 129
Reede: 4
Reid: 1138
Reide: 11
Riede: 2

Non-Griffith's Variants

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