Desmond



Parishes where Desmond and a second surname are found together

Surname:



Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Antrim:1Cork:316Cork city:52Derry:1
Donegal:1Down:2Dublin city:2Galway:1
Kerry:2Kilkenny:2Limerick:14Limerick city:3
Tipperary:6Waterford:6

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.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Desmond: 409

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Desm'd
Desmd
Desmund
Dezmond
Dismond
McDesmond
O Deasmhumhnaigh


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