sherry heads of household in 1901 census


DEDs and surname occurences

Antrim: Ballygomartin: 1
Antrim: Clifton: 2
Antrim: Derryaghey: 1
Antrim: Dock Ward: 1
Antrim: Duncairn Ward, Belfast: 1
Antrim: Shankhill: 1
Antrim: St. Anne's Ward: 1
Antrim: Windsor Ward: 1
Armagh: Annaghmore: 1
Armagh: Armagh Rural: 3
Armagh: Armagh Town: 4
Armagh: Armahagrue: 2
Armagh: Ballymartrim: 1
Armagh: Crossmaglen: 1
Armagh: Glenaul: 1
Armagh: Middletown: 1
Clare: Kiltenanlea: 1
Donegal: Moville: 1
Down: : 1
Down: Annaclone: 1
Down: Bangor: 1
Down: Rosstrevor: 2
Dublin: Arran Quay: 4
Dublin: Clondalkin: 1
Dublin: Drumcondra: 1
Dublin: Garristown: 1
Dublin: Howth: 2
Dublin: Inns Quay: 2
Dublin: Lucan: 1
Dublin: Lusk: 2
Dublin: Malahide: 3
Dublin: Mansion House: 1
Dublin: Merchants Quay: 4
Dublin: Mountjoy: 2
Dublin: North City: 1
Dublin: Palmerstown: 2
Dublin: South City: 1
Dublin: Ushers Quay: 2
Dublin: Wood Quay: 1
Fermanagh: Carnmore: 1
Fermanagh: Carrickmacusker: 1
Fermanagh: Deerpark: 2
Fermanagh: Derrylea: 1
Fermanagh: Kilmore: 1
Fermanagh: Maguiresbridge: 1
Fermanagh: Newtownbutler: 2
Fermanagh: Rosslea: 1
Galway: Castleboy: 1
Galway: Kilconickney: 1
Kildare: Kilkea: 1
Kildare: Kilpatrick: 1
Kildare: Leixlip: 1
Kildare: Maynooth: 3
Londonderry: Brackaghslievegallion: 1
Londonderry: Lisson Upper: 2
Londonderry: Londonderry Urban No. 1: 1
Londonderry: Waterside: 2
Louth: Castlebellingham: 1
Louth: Creggan Upper: 1
Louth: Drogheda Town: 2
Louth: Drumcar: 1
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 4.: 1
Louth: Fair Gate, Drogheda Town No. 1: 1
Louth: Faughart: 1
Louth: St. Laurence Gate: 1
Mayo: Slievemahanagh: 1
Mayo: Toomore: 1
Meath: Ardcath: 2
Meath: Clonmacduff: 1
Meath: Dunboyne: 1
Meath: Julianstown: 1
Meath: Kilbrew: 2
Meath: Kilmessan: 1
Meath: Laracor: 2
Meath: Navan Rural: 1
Meath: Trim Rural: 2
Meath: Trim Urban: 3
Monaghan: Aghabog: 1
Monaghan: Anketell Grove: 1
Monaghan: Anny: 1
Monaghan: Bellanode: 1
Monaghan: Broomfield: 1
Monaghan: Caddagh: 1
Monaghan: Carrickaslane: 1
Monaghan: Carrickmacross (Rural): 1
Monaghan: Carrickmacross (Urban): 1
Monaghan: Castleblayney Rural: 1
Monaghan: Castleblayney Urban: 2
Monaghan: Castleshane: 13
Monaghan: Church Hill: 2
Monaghan: Clones Rural: 1
Monaghan: Cremartin: 1
Monaghan: Crosslara: 2
Monaghan: Derrygorry: 5
Monaghan: Drumgurra: 1
Monaghan: Emyvale: 1
Monaghan: Enagh: 1
Monaghan: Figullar: 3
Monaghan: Killeevan: 2
Monaghan: Killylough: 7
Monaghan: Kilmurry: 1
Monaghan: Lisnaveane: 5
Monaghan: Monaghan Rural: 5
Monaghan: Rockwallace: 1
Monaghan: Scotstown: 7
Monaghan: Shanmullagh: 2
Monaghan: Sheskin: 2
Monaghan: Tedavnet: 12
Monaghan: Tullycorbet: 2
Tyrone: Aughancloy Urban Aughancloy Town in 17 files: 1
Tyrone: Beaghmore: 1
Tyrone: Caledon: 4
Tyrone: Castlecaulfield: 1
Tyrone: Cullamore: 2
Tyrone: Minterburn: 2
Wexford: Ballyhack: 1

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

Surname Dictionary

Mac Searraigh Mac Sharry: líonmhar (1) Sligeach-Liatroim (MacSharry); (2) Ard Mhacha-an Dún (MacSherry). Bhí an dara clann in Aontroim; an chéad cheann i mBreifne. Fréamh: b'fhéidir, searrach, capall óg agus, go meafarach, bríomhar.
MacSharry fairly numerous: Leitrim-Sligo etc. Ir. Mac Searraigh, possibly from searrach, a foal, i.e. flighty. A sept of Breifne (Cavan-Leitrim).
MacSherry fairly numerous: Armagh-Down etc. Ir. Mac Searraigh. See Mac Sharry. A sept of Oriel (Armagh-Monaghan), distinct from those of Breifne, who appear as Mac Sharry. There was a similiar Scottish name which did not come to Ireland, apparently; also the Mac Sherrys of W Cork, for which see Hodnett. The name also occurs as Sherry, q.v.
Ó Searraigh Sherry, Sharry: is cosúil go mbaineann siad le Mac Searraigh, q.v. Bhíodh "Ó" agus "Mac" i bhfeidhm acu sa 17 céad, annsan ligeadar an dá réimír ar lár.
Sharry rare: Dublin, W Meath. Ir. Mac Searaigh. See Mac Sharry.
Sherry numerous: S Ulster, Midlands, Galway-Mayo etc. Ir. Mac Searraigh, possibly from searrach, a foal. A sept of Oriel (Armagh etc). See Mac Sherry.

Variants in 1901, with total occurences

MacSherry: 1
McSharry: 56
McShary: 4
McSherry: 56
McShirry: 1
Sharry: 15
Sherrie: 1
Sherry: 117

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

Copyright © John Grenham 2020