Hopkins



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

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Antrim:17Belfast city:4Carlow:8Cavan:3
Clare:1Cork:3Derry:20Donegal:1
Down:5Dublin:9Dublin city:14Fermanagh:1
Galway:33Kerry:1Kildare:7Kilkenny:1
Laois:4Leitrim:4Limerick:1Longford:38
Mayo:108Meath:28Monaghan:1Offaly:2
Roscommon:51Sligo:15Tyrone:5Westmeath:10
Wexford:12Wicklow:42

Surname Dictionary

Hopkins numerous: E Ulster, Dublin, N Midlands, Connacht. English in Ulster and E Leinster; in Connacht, Longford etc, it is Ir. Ó h-Oibicín which appeared as Hobigan in 17 cent. This may be a gaelicisation of a Norman name. MacLysacht mentions Mac Oibicín as a variant. SI &MIF.
Ó h-Oibicín Hopkins, Hobbins: cuíosach líonmhar: Connachta. Bhí Hobigan orthu sa 17 céad ach is cosúil gur gaelú ar Hobkin é - díspeagadh ar an ainm Robert a bhí coitinn i measc na Normannach. Tá an sloinne Sasanach líonmhar in Ulaidh & Laighin.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Hopkin: 4
Hopkins: 449

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Hopikins
Hopkens
Hopkings
Hoptens
Hoptins
O h-Oibicin


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