Greer households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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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.

The surname

  • Greer
    Armagh, Down

Parishes where Greer and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Non-Griffith's Variants

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