Farrell births between 1864 and 1913


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

Surname Dictionary

Farrell Very numerous: all areas but least in Cork. Ir. Ó Fearghail (man of valour). Mediaeval septs were in Longford, Tyrone, Wicklow. Also appears as O'Farrell, O'Ferrall, Frahill.
Ferrall Very rare: Longford. See Farrell.
Ó Fearghail rare: Dublin etc. See Farrell & Farrelly.
Ó Fearghail O'Farrell, Farrell: líonmhar ar fud na tíre, sa Lár ach go h-áirithe. Bhí an chlann ba thábhachtaí i Longfort agus bhíodar chun tosaigh i saol na h-Éireann riamh is choíche. Bhí dhá bhrainse díobh: Buí & Bán. Clanna eile i gCill Mhantáin & Tír Eoghain. An bhrí: fear + gal (fuinneamh). Dob'í Anghaile (Longfort) a gcríoch faoi leith. IF.
O'Farrell numerous: all areas, especially Midlands and Munster. Ir. Ó Fearghaill (man of valour). A major sept of Longford. See also Farrell. IF.
O'Ferrall Very rare: Dublin. Ir. Ó Fearghail. See O'Farrell and Farrell.
 

Districts and births


Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Farrell: 17574
  • O'Farrell: 709
  • Ferrall: 57
  • Farrel: 453
  • Ferrel: 3
  • Ferrell: 12
  • Farell: 36
  • Farle: 1
  • Ferral: 3
  • Farrall: 40
  • O'Ferrall: 23
  • Farrill: 6
  • O'Farrel: 5
  • Farill: 6
  • Farral: 2
  • Farel: 2
  • Farril: 1
  • Farroll: 4
  • Farrele: 2
  • Faril: 2
  • Forrell: 2

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

    Copyright © John Grenham 2020