Tansy


    Maps

  • Tansy in 1659.

  • Tansy births mapped 1864-1913

  • Tansy 1901 census map

  • Tansy 1911 census map

  • Tansy Roman Catholic baptisms new!


Parishes where Tansy 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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Longford:3Mayo:1Meath:1Roscommon:28
Sligo:6

Surname Dictionary

Mac an Tánaiste Tansey: cuíosach líonmhar: Sligeach-Ros Comáin. Bhí an chlann lonnaithe i gCorrán, Sligeach, sa 17 céad agus is annsan atá a n-áit dúchais, is cosúil. Aisteach go leor, tugadh Ó Blioscáin orthu i gcaint na ndaoine - ath-aistriúchán ar tansy, an luibh go bhfuil franclus uirthi sa Ghaeilge anois. Blioscán = briosclán (silver-weed).
Tansey fairly numerous: mainly Roscommon-Sligo. Ir. Mac an Tánaiste (heir presumptive to the head of a sept). Confusion with tansy (flower) gives Ir. Ó Blioscáin.MIF.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Tansey: 60
Tansy: 39
Tanzy: 2

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Fansey
Fansy
Mac an Tanaiste
Tancey
Tanesey
Tanist
Tausey
Tausy
Tauzy


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