McElhill heads of household in 1901 census


Click on the red marker on the map below for a link to the full 1901 census entry.

Surname Dictionary

Mac Giolla Choille rare: Dublin. Ir.Lang. Mistakenly anglicised Woods, q.v.
Mac Giolla Choille Mac Elhill: cuíosach annamh: Fear Manach-Tír Eoghain-Tír Chonaill. Tugadh Woods orthu-san go minic agus b'fhéidir gur coill (crainn) atá i gceist ach deir de Bhulbh gur Caileann, (gin. Caille) - chéad lá na bliana - atá ann. Sé sin ainm a tugadh ar dhuine a rugadh an chéad lá Eanair. Féach Mac Giolla Chomhghaill, leis. MIF.
MacElhill fairly rare: Fermanagh-Tyrone etc. Ir. Mac Giolla Choille. Coille is New Year's Day, so the name may refer to a person born on January 1st. SI & SGG.

DEDs where McElhill and a second surname are found together

Surname:


Variants in 1901, with total occurences


Irish Times subscribers | | John Grenham | | Sitemap | | Login | | Subscribe | | Contact | | FAQs | | What's new?| | Privacy policy

Copyright © John Grenham 2021