Begg households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

Householders by county in (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

Beag Begg,-s: líonmhar in oirthear Uladh, go h-íorónta, don sloinne Sasanach Bigge uaireannta ach is cosúil gur Albanach é de ghnáth. I gcúigí eile, bua-aidiacht a ghlac roinnt clann Angla-Normannach mar leas-ainm. MIF.
Begg numerous: E.Ulster, Dublin etc. Ir. Beag. Scottish in Ulster and Normans who adopted the epithet beag (small), elsewhere. Both names are of same derivation.


  • Begg in 1659.
  • Begg births mapped 1864-1913
  • Begg 1901 census map
  • Begg 1911 census map
  • Begg Roman Catholic baptisms
  • Begg Roman Catholic marriages NEW!

Parishes where Begg and a second surname are found together


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