What’s in an Irish Surname? - Connollys and Others a Century Ago

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Title: What’s in an Irish Surname? - Connollys and Others a Century Ago
Authors: Ó Gráda, Cormac
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/7716
Date: Jun-2016
Abstract: The digitization of the 1901 and 1911 censuses of Ireland has prompted renewed interest in them as sources for economic and social history. This paper highlights what they tell us about the regional spread of Irish surnames, and what those surnames reveal about Irish cultural history.
Type of material: Working Paper
Publisher: University College Dublin. School of Economics
Start page: 1
End page: 29
Series/Report no.: UCD Centre for Economic Research Working Paper Series; WP2016/05
Copyright (published version): 2016 the author
Keywords: IrelandCultureSurnames
Language: en
Status of Item: Not peer reviewed
Appears in Collections:Economics Working Papers & Policy Papers

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