M carthy heads of household in the 1911 census

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Surname Dictionary

Carthy fairly numerous: Dublin, South East, Connacht. Ir. Ó Cárthaigh, cárthach=loving. Usually spelled Carty. To be distinguished from MacCarthy. SI.
Carty numerous: Connacht, Wexford, Midlands, Belfast. Ir. Ó Cárthaigh. The name related to Connacht historically. See Carthy. SGG.
Mac Carthaigh Mac Carthy: an-líonmhar, sa Mhumhain ach go h-áirithe. Príomh-chlann na h-Eoghanachta, suite in gCaiseal Mumhan roimh an Ionradh. Ina dhiaidh sin in iarthar Chorcaí agus Ciarraí theas. Bhí trí chraobh díobh: Mac Carthaigh Mór, Mac Carthaigh Riabhach agus Mac Carthaigh Mhuscraighe, dream ar leo Caisleán na Blárnan. Ciallaíonn an t-ainm pearsanta Carthach grámhar. Fuair an chéad Chárthach bás i 1045. IF & SGG.
MacCarthy Very numerous: all areas, particularly Cork-Limerick-Kerry. Ir. Mac Carthaigh from first name Carthach, loving. One of the leading septs of Munster, displaced at the Invasion to Cork and Kerry. The Muskerry branch were seated at Blarney Castle. IF.
MacCartie rare: Belfast and scattered. Variant of Mac Carthy. q.v.

DEDs where M carthy and a second surname are found together


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