Smyth


Smyth households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland


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

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Surname Dictionary

Smith Very numerous: all areas: particularly Leath Chuinn (northern half). Ir. Mac Gabhann, which is linked to Cavan. See Mac Gowan and Smyth.
Smythe Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster and Midlands. Ir. Mac Gabhann, Mac an Ghabhann (son of the smith). The Irish name was widespread and generally changed to Smith/Smyth. Branches in Clare and Tipperary were traditional historians. Many are also of Scottish or English origin in Ulster. See also Mac Gowan. SGG & IF.

    Maps

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

The surname


Parishes where Smyth and a second surname are found together

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Variants in Griffith's
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Non-Griffith's Variants

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