Somers



Parishes where Somers 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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Belfast city:1Carlow:12Clare:1Cork:4
Derry:7Donegal:1Dublin:10Dublin city:5
Fermanagh:3Galway:11Kerry:4Kildare:8
Kilkenny:30Laois:1Leitrim:2Limerick:5
Longford:6Louth:1Mayo:1Monaghan:1
Offaly:4Roscommon:7Sligo:8Tipperary:9
Waterford:4Westmeath:12Wexford:64Wicklow:24

Surname Dictionary

Ó Samhraidh Somers: líonmhar gach aird - san Oir-dheisceart go speisialta. Tá Summers coitianta i Sasana; deacair a rá cé mhéid díobh sa a bhaineann leis an sloinne Gaelach a luann de Bhulbh le Laighin theas.
Ó Somacháin Somers: líon beag: Connachta - Sligeach go sonrach. Clann a bhí suite i Sligeach. Brí: somachán = duine bog, sochma.
Somers numerous: all areas, especially South East. Ir. Ó Somacháin (Connacht); and Mag Shamhráin (Ulster). The name is usually of English origin in Leinster.MIF.
Summers rare: Belfast & scattered. Ir. Ó Somacháin, somach, soft, innocent person. There is also an English name, meaning "pack-horse man". See also Somers.

Variants in Griffith's
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Somer: 2
Somers: 246
Sommers: 29
Summers: 48

Non-Griffith's Variants

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O Samhraidh
O Somachain
Sumars
Sumers
Symmers


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