Murtagh births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Murtagh Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. Ir. Ó Muircheartaigh, navigator, seafarer. The name was associated with Monaghan and Meath. See Moriarty. IF.
Ó Muircheartaigh rare: Dublin etc. Ir.Lang. See Moriarty.
Ó Muircheartaigh (1) Moriarty (2) Murtagh: an-líonmhar: (1) sa Mhumhain; (2) in Ultaibh. Bhí an chéad dhream lonnaithe i ngleann na Mainge i gCiarraí mar a bhfuil siad fós. Bhí an dara clann suite lámh le Ceanannas Mór ach bádh sa Ionradh iad. Chomh maith leo-san, tá sloinnte Albanacha sa tuaisceart bunaithe ar an ainm céanna, Muircheartach a bhí an-choitinn sa mheán-aois. An bhrí, ar ndóigh, loingseoir, fear stiúrtha. SGG & IF.
 

Districts where Murtagh and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Murtagh: 3260
  • Murta: 45
  • Murtough: 46
  • Murtha: 313
  • McMurtagh: 13
  • Murtaugh: 96
  • Mortagh: 1
  • Mortough: 2

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