Reid households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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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.
Réid Read(e): líon beag: Oir-dheisceart & rl. Tháinig siad ar dtús aimsir an Ionraidh ach tá an leagan Reid an-líonmhar in Ultaibh agus is cóilínigh den 17 céad iad san. Fréamh: dearg, lasta .i. dreach an duine.


  • Reid in 1659.
  • Reid births mapped 1864-1913
  • Reid 1901 census map
  • Reid 1911 census map
  • Reid Roman Catholic baptisms
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The surname

  • Reid
    Ulster/Virginia (archived)
  • Reid
    Draperstown (archived)

Parishes where Reid and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
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Non-Griffith's Variants

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