Cheevers heads of household in 1901 census


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Surname Dictionary

Cheevers Quite numerous: Dublin, Waterford, N Midlands, Ulster, Galway. Ir. Síbhear. Anglo-Normans since 12 cent. From French chèvre, a goat. Also as Chivers. SI.
Chivers fairly rare: E Ulster. See Cheevers.
Síbhear Cheevers: líon beag: an Mhí & scaipthe. Angla-Normannaigh a shocraigh in Loch Garman & sa Mhí aimsir an Ionraidh. Chailleadar a sealúchais sa 17 céad. Fréamh: Fraincis chèvre, gabhar.

Variants in 1901, with total occurences

Cheevers: 30
Chevers: 4
Chievers: 2
Shevers: 1

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