McCotters births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Cotter Very numerous: mainly Cork and Munster, E Ulster. Ir. Mac Coitir, originally Mac Oitir, from a Norse personal name (the Gaels were quite prepared to adopt foreign names). The name has always been associated with Cork. IF.
Mac Coitir Cotter: an-líonmhar: Mumhain, i gCorcaigh ach go h-áirithe. Ón ainm Lochlannach Ottar. Bhí siad suite ag Carraig Thuathail, Corcaigh.SGG & IF.
MacCotter Quite numerous: Antrim etc. Ir. Mac Oitir, from Norse first name Ottar. Primarily Scottish as the name is always Cotter in the south and Irish is Mac Coitir.
 

Districts where McCotters and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Cotter: 4196
  • Cottar: 12
  • Cottor: 16
  • McCotter: 142
  • McCottar: 33
  • McCotters: 5

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