Desmond households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Desmond numerous: Cork etc. Ir. Ó Deasmhumhanaigh, (descendant of Desmond i.e. South Munster man). Some may be connected with the Fitzgeralds of Desmond.MIF.
Ó Deasmhumhnaigh Desmond: líonmhar: Corcaigh & rl. Brí: duine ó Dheasmhumhain. Ceapann Mac Giolla Iasachta go mbaineann le muintir an Iarla a bhí ina Ghearaltach. Mairíodh an t-Iarla deireannach i nGleann na gCaointe, Ciarraí, i 1583.

The surname

  • Desmond
    Cork city (archived)

Parishes where Desmond and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
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