Smyth


    Maps

  • Smyth in 1659.

  • Smyth births mapped 1864-1913

  • Smyth 1901 census map

  • Smyth 1911 census map

  • Smyth households by Catholic parish: new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 12
  • Full surname history
  • Websites

    Smyth
    Kilcornan, Co. Limerick

    Smyth
    Cavan (archived)

    Smyth
    Cavan



Parishes where Smyth and a second surname are found together

Surname:



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

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Antrim:103Armagh:26Belfast city:94Carlow:10
Cavan:240Clare:2Cork:62Cork city:4
Derry:107Donegal:61Down:90Dublin:88
Dublin city:61Fermanagh:12Galway:39Kerry:6
Kildare:27Kilkenny:9Laois:27Leitrim:22
Limerick:22Limerick city:2Longford:9Louth:25
Mayo:13Meath:60Monaghan:89Offaly:29
Roscommon:10Sligo:15Tipperary:17Tyrone:79
Waterford:16Westmeath:87Wexford:11Wicklow:10

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.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Smith: 5982
Smyth: 1586
Smythe: 30

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Smithe


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