Shortal households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

MacShortall Very rare: Dublin. Ir. Mac Seartail: a gaelicisation of the English name, which appeared in Ireland 13 cent and was prominent in Kilkenny. Now, it is usually without the "Mac" prefix.
Shortall fairly numerous: Dublin, Kilkenny-Laois-Offaly etc. Ir. Seartal. Anglo-Normans, 13 cent, who settled in S Leinster and became gaelicised. The name is associated with Kilkenny. MIF.
Shortle rare: Wexford. Variant of Shortall.


  • Shortal in 1659.
  • Shortal births mapped 1864-1913
  • Shortal 1901 census map
  • Shortal 1911 census map
  • Shortal Roman Catholic baptisms
  • Shortal Roman Catholic marriages NEW!

Parishes where Shortal and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
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