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

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Antrim:5Belfast city:2Derry:1

Surname Dictionary

Mac an Bhiocáire Mac Vickers, Vickers: líon beag i gCúige Uladh de bhunadh Albanach. Bhí an sloinne seo ar chraobh de Mhac Mathúna Oirghialla, chomh maith. MIF.
MacVicar rare: Down-Monaghan etc. See Mac Vicker.
MacVicker fairly numerous: Antrim-Belfast etc. Ir. Mac an Bhiocáire (son of the vicar). This name existed in Oriel (Monaghan), related to the Mac Mahons but the distribution suggests that many are of Scottish origin from Argyle. SI & SS.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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McAvicker: 12
McVica: 10
McVicar: 8
McVicars: 15
McVickar: 4
McVicker: 44
McVickers: 13

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Mac an Bhiocaire

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