Irvine


    Maps

  • Irvine in 1659.

  • Irvine births mapped 1864-1913

  • Irvine 1901 census map

  • Irvine 1911 census map

  • Irvine Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 4
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    Irwin
    Cavan/ Canada



Parishes where Irvine 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:26Armagh:14Belfast city:32Cavan:2
Cork:3Derry:9Donegal:5Down:111
Dublin:4Dublin city:5Fermanagh:106Galway:3
Kerry:3Kildare:1Kilkenny:4Laois:2
Leitrim:2Limerick:4Limerick city:2Louth:1
Roscommon:1Sligo:2Tyrone:37Wexford:6

Surname Dictionary

Ervine numerous: E Ulster etc. Two separate names, but see Irvine & Irwin.
Irvine Very numerous: Antrim, Belfast, Ulster generally, Dublin etc. Scottish, 17 cent in Ulster. An Sloinnteoir Gaeilge gives Ó h-Eireamhóin as Irish version. In Scotland the name is usually Irving, a toponymic. SI & SS.
Irving fairly rare: Dublin etc. See Irvine.
Irwin Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. Moderate numbers in S Limerick and E Cork. Ir. O h-Eireamhóin & Ó Ciarmhacáin (SGG). However, MacLysaght considers the name is generally of settler origin, either a synonym of Irvine or from an English first name.
Ó h-Eireamhóin Irwin: bhí an chlann sa in Uí Fhailí anallód ach dealraíonn sé gur sloinnte gallda Irwin agus Irvine de ghnáth. Duine de shinsear na nGael a b'ea Eireamhón cosúil le Ír agus Éimhear. Bhí an t-ainm i bhfeidhm ag muintir Mhic Shuibhne go dtí le déanaí.
Orwin Very rare: Belfast area. English, from Anglo-Saxon first name "boar-friend". See Erwin.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Ervin: 10
Erwin: 12
Irvin: 9
Irvine: 385
Irving: 4
Irwan: 3
Irwin: 1357
Irwine: 20

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Ervine
Erving
Erwan
Erwen
Erwine
Erwing
Irevin
Irewin
Iriwin
Irvan
Irven
Irwain
Irwen
Irwing
Irwyn
lrwan
O h-Eireamhoin
Orwin
Urwin


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