Parishes where Shankes and a second surname are found together
Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map
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|Shanks ||numerous: Belfast area, Down etc. English and Scottish, 17 cent in Ulster. It is of course a nick-name "legs", extra long ones, no doubt. DOS.|
Variants in Griffith's
& total households
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