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

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Antrim:56Armagh:3Belfast city:12Derry:4

Surname Dictionary

Neeson numerous: mainly Ulster, especially Antrim. Ir. Mac Aonghusa. It also appears as Mac Niece, q.v. MacLysaght speculates about it being an "O" name in 17 cent.MIF.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Neason: 6
Neeson: 98

Non-Griffith's Variants

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