Somers heads of household in the 1911 census

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Surname Dictionary

Ó Samhraidh Somers: líonmhar gach aird - san Oir-dheisceart go speisialta. Tá Summers coitianta i Sasana; deacair a rá cé mhéid díobh sa a bhaineann leis an sloinne Gaelach a luann de Bhulbh le Laighin theas.
Ó Somacháin Somers: líon beag: Connachta - Sligeach go sonrach. Clann a bhí suite i Sligeach. Brí: somachán = duine bog, sochma.
Somers numerous: all areas, especially South East. Ir. Ó Somacháin (Connacht); and Mag Shamhráin (Ulster). The name is usually of English origin in Leinster.MIF.
Summers rare: Belfast & scattered. Ir. Ó Somacháin, somach, soft, innocent person. There is also an English name, meaning "pack-horse man". See also Somers.

DEDs where Somers and a second surname are found together


Counties, DEDs and households

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