Greer



Parishes where Greer 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:72Armagh:75Belfast city:35Cavan:4
Clare:1Cork:1Cork city:3Derry:25
Donegal:11Down:57Dublin:3Dublin city:6
Fermanagh:4Leitrim:1Longford:2Louth:3
Mayo:1Meath:2Monaghan:16Offaly:2
Roscommon:1Sligo:11Tyrone:63Waterford:1
Westmeath:3Wexford:3Wicklow:1

Surname Dictionary

Greer Very numerous: Ulster etc. Ir. Mac Grioghair, equivalent to the Scottish MacGregor. In Ulster 17 cent. Also as Grier and Grierson. MIF.
Grier Quite numerous: Donegal, Mayo, Down. Ir. Mac Grioghair. See Greer.
Mac Grioghair Greer, Grier: an-líonmhar in Ulaidh & rl. Athleagan de Mac Griogair a tháinig anonn sa 17 céad.
MacGreer rare: Dublin. Ir. Mac Grioghair. Analogous with Scots Mac Gregor, q.v.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Greer: 407
Grier: 148
McGreer: 10

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Grear
Greare
Greear
Greir
Greor
Mac Grioghair
MacGreer
McGrier


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