Watson



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

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Antrim:95Armagh:94Belfast city:60Carlow:10
Cavan:17Clare:3Cork:13Cork city:3
Derry:40Donegal:42Down:187Dublin:32
Dublin city:31Fermanagh:13Galway:18Kerry:2
Kildare:3Kilkenny:8Laois:31Leitrim:1
Limerick:3Limerick city:6Longford:2Louth:4
Mayo:9Meath:13Monaghan:12Offaly:19
Roscommon:20Sligo:2Tipperary:16Tyrone:101
Waterford:3Westmeath:7Wexford:2Wicklow:5

Surname Dictionary

Watson Very numerous: all areas, particularly E Ulster, Derry. English, "Walter's son". The name is also Scottish and can stand for Mac Bhaididh, otherwise Mac Whattie. SI & SS.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Watson: 927
Whatson: 5

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Waitson
Wateson
Watsan
Watsone
Wattson
Wattsone
Watzon
Wotson


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