Boyd households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Boyd Very numerous: widespread name, especially E Ulster, Donegal, Dublin. Ir. de Búit, Búiteach. Primarily Scottish, said to derive from Bute, it also occurs in the Isle of Man.
de Búit Boyd: an-líonmhar: Oirthear Uladh, Tír Conaill & rl. Albanaigh ón oileán Bod (Bute) in Inbhear Chluaid.


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

The surname

Parishes where Boyd and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
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