Wilde households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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Surname Dictionary

Wilde Quite numerous: Dublin, Belfast, Wexford. English, "dweller by wilderness". Noted in Limerick 13 cent. Later, a family from Durham settled in Mayo, 18 cent, whence Sir William Wilde and Oscar Wilde (1854-1900). IF

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