Wallace



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

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Surname Dictionary

De Bhailis Very rare: Galway. Ir. Lang. See Wallace.
Wallace Very numerous: all areas, particularly E Ulster. Ir. de Bhailís. Le Waleis was the Norman term for British Celts, both Welsh and Strathclyde Britons. The name is mainly Scottish, hence the strong presence in Ulster. In the south, they may be Cambro-Normans and synonymous with Walsh. See Wallis. SI & DBS.
Wallis Quite numerous: Kilfinnane (Limerick), South East, Derry etc. As Wallace, q.v.

    Maps

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

The surname


Parishes where Wallace and a second surname are found together

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