Tierney


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  • Tierney in 1659.

  • Tierney births mapped 1864-1913

  • Tierney 1901 census map

  • Tierney 1911 census map

  • Tierney Roman Catholic baptisms new!

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    Tierney




Parishes where Tierney and a second surname are found together

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

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Antrim:3Armagh:16Belfast city:8Carlow:2
Cavan:70Clare:46Cork:41Derry:1
Donegal:3Down:5Dublin:18Dublin city:13
Fermanagh:24Galway:111Kerry:2Kildare:28
Kilkenny:29Laois:20Limerick:53Limerick city:5
Longford:1Louth:32Mayo:37Meath:8
Monaghan:30Offaly:40Roscommon:4Sligo:1
Tipperary:151Tyrone:58Waterford:8Westmeath:6
Wexford:9Wicklow:8

Surname Dictionary

Mac Giolla Tighearnaigh Tierney: líon beag: Fear Manach-Tír Eoghain-Doire.
Ó Tighearnaigh rare: Dublin. Ir.Lang. See O'Tierney and Tierney. IF.
Ó Tighearnaigh Tierney: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre, seachas Corcaigh. Clann éagsúla: (1) i gCeara, Maigh Eo; (2) craobh de Chineál Eoghain i dTír Chonaill; (3) craobh des na Niallaigh san Iar-Mhí. Scaipeadh iad go léir agus bhí siad le fáil i nGaillimh, Luimneach agus Tiobraid Árann. Féach Mac Giolla Tighearnaigh, leis. Fréamh: tighearna (tiarna). Litriú nua: Ó Tiarnaigh. IF.
O'Tierney fairly rare: Down, Galway etc. Ir. Ó Tighearnaigh, tighearna, lord. There were septs in Donegal, Mayo and W Meath. See also Tierney. (Mod. Ir. Ó Tiarnaigh). In Ulster there was a cognate name: Mac Giolla Tiarnaigh. IF & SGG.
Tierney Very numerous: all areas, except Cork. In the north, they are numerous in Fermanagh-Tyrone-Derry. Ir. Ó Tighearnaigh, tighearnach, lordly. A number of septs existed: Mayo, W Meath, Donegal, but they have long been dispersed. IF.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Teirney: 4
Terney: 3
Tiernay: 2
Tierney: 891
Tierny: 6

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Mac Giolla Tighearnaigh
McIlterny
McTierney
McTierny
O Tighearnaigh
O'Tierney
Tearne
Tearney
Tearny
Teerney
Teerny
Teirny
Terny
Tyerny


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