York households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Mac Conchearca Yorke: annamh: Lár na Tíre. Tá sé measctha leis an sloinne Sasanach York(e) atá le fáil i gCúige Uladh. Is cosúil gur log-ainm an focal Cearc.SGG.
Yorke Quite numerous: Belfast, Antrim, Midlands, Cork etc. An English name in Ulster but an anglicisation of Mac Conchearca in W Midlands etc. Derivation "hound of Cearc", a place-name. SGG.

Variants in Griffith's
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Non-Griffith's Variants

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