White


    Maps

  • White in 1659.

  • White births mapped 1864-1913

  • White 1901 census map

  • White 1911 census map

  • White Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 8

Parishes where White 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:171Armagh:78Belfast city:61Carlow:18
Cavan:70Clare:63Cork:270Cork city:32
Derry:62Donegal:77Down:192Dublin:135
Dublin city:104Fermanagh:26Galway:137Kerry:61
Kildare:46Kilkenny:99Laois:129Leitrim:48
Limerick:106Limerick city:5Longford:20Louth:75
Mayo:27Meath:64Monaghan:44Offaly:50
Roscommon:53Sligo:40Tipperary:184Tyrone:106
Waterford:98Westmeath:45Wexford:199Wicklow:50

Surname Dictionary

de Faoite Very rare: Naas. Ir.Lang. See White.
de Faoite White, Whyte: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre. Bua-aidiacht Béarla cosúil le "bán" i nGaeilge. Bhí na Faoitigh ar Bhardas Luimnigh i 1213 agus bhain siad leis an gcathair agus leis an gcontae ó shoin i leith.
Faoiteach White: féach de Faoite.
Mac Faoitigh Mac White, Mac Whitty: tá na leagain Béarla fíor-annamh anois. Féach de Faoite.
White Very numerous: all areas, E Ulster, Leinster, Limerick etc. Ir. de Faoite. An English nick-name, "fair" analogous to Irish bán, which it sometimes replaces. In Ireland 13 cent, they appear on Limerick Corporation in 1213. See also Whyte. IF.
Whyte numerous: all areas, especially Roscommon-Galway-Mayo, E Ulster (Scots), Waterford-Wexford. Variant of White, q.v.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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White: 3045
Whyte: 51

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Click on a name below for just its sources.

De Faite
De Faithe
De Faoite
De Faoithe
De Faoithe
De Faoitie
Faoiteach
Mac Faoitigh
Wheite
Whiyte
Whyt


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