Kilfeather



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

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Sligo:19

Surname Dictionary

Gilfedder rare: Belfast area. Ir. Mac Giolla Pheadair, (devotee of St Peter). Woulfe says the name came from Sligo. See also Kilfeddar & Kilfeather.
Kilfeather Quite numerous: Sligo, Belfast etc. Ir. Mac Giolla Pheadair (devotee of St Peter).
Kilfedder rare: Fermanagh etc. See Kilfeather.
Mac Giolla Pheadair Kilfeather: líon beag: Sligeach, Béal Feirste. Tá Gilfedder le fáil go h-annamh i mBéal Feirste, leis. Bhain an chlann le Sligeach ach tá an sloinne Gilfeather beo in Albain fós agus seans gur uatha-san a tháinig na daoine i mBéal Feirste.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Gilfeather: 13
Kilfeather: 19
Kilfedder: 9
Kilfeder: 6

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Gilfadder
Gilfether
Gilfidder
Kilfeader
Kilfeathers
Kilfedar
Kilfeddar
Kilfether
Kilfetter
Kilfidder
Killfeather
Mac Giolla Pheadair
Mulfedder


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