Magrath



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

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Surname Dictionary

Mac Craith Mac Grath, Magrath: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre: tá roinnt leagan ar an sloinne Gaelach: Mac Raith, Mag Raith, Mac Graith, m.sh., agus cuid mhaith ar an leagan galldaithe: Magraw (Meiriceá), Mac Crea, Mac Rae (Albain). Bhí dhá chlann aitheanta: ceann eaglasta in iarthar Uladh, comharbaí Dhaibheóg ag Tearmann Mhic Chraith; agus clann ollúna agus filí i dTuathmhumhain mar a bhain siad leis na Brianaigh.IF.
MacGrath Very numerous: all areas, especially Munster & South East. Ir. Mag Craith rather than Mag Raith. There were two septs, a literary one in Munster and an ecclesiastical one in Ulster. See also Magrath. IF.
MacGraw Very rare: Waterford, Down. American version of Magrath, q.v.
Mag Raith Magrath: tá an leagan sa i bhfeidhm le fada ach is cosúil nach é an ceann ceart é. Mac Craith, q.v., an fhoirm is fearr leis na h-údair anois.
Magrath Quite numerous: scattered. Ir. Mag Craith. See Mac Grath.
Megrath fairly rare: Belfast area etc. Ir. Mac Craith. See Mac Grath.
Megraw rare: Belfast area. Variant of Mac Grath, q.v.

    Maps

  • Magrath in 1659.
  • Magrath births mapped 1864-1913
  • Magrath 1901 census map
  • Magrath 1911 census map
  • Magrath Roman Catholic baptisms

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