Irish Families: Their Names, Arms and Origins

By: Maclysaght, Edward

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Book Condition: Near Fine


1st edition thus, of 3rd edition (revised). Reddish-purple cloth, gilt lettering and front panel device. 366 pp., foldout map at rear, illus. w/ color coat of arms plates. Very slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. Chapters on Mac and O, distortion of surnames, distribution and continuity, Christian names, changes of names, individual Irish family names, barony map, Irish family arms, Anglo-Irish families, appendices. Literally thousands of names covered here, if variations are factored in, from Counties of Antrim, Armagh, Carlow, Cavan, Clare, Cork, Derry, Donegal, Down, Dublin, Fermanagh, Galway, Kerry, Kildare, Kilkenny, Leitrim, Leix, Limerick, Longford, Louth, Mayo, Meath, Monaghan, Offaly, Roscommon, Sligo, Tipperary, Tyrone, Waterford, Westmeath, Wexford, Wicklow.

Title: Irish Families: Their Names, Arms and Origins

Author Name: Maclysaght, Edward

Illustrator: Myra Maguire

Categories: Genealogy, England, Scotland, & Ireland,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1972

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 008496

Keywords: ANTRIM, ARMAGH, CARLOW, CAVAN, CLARE, CORK, DERRY, DONEGAL, DOWN, DUBLIN, FERMANAGH, GALWAY, KERRY, KILDARE, KILKENNY, LEITRIM, LEIX, LIMERICK, LONGFORD, LOUTH, MAYO, MEATH, MONAGHAN, OFFALY, ROSCOMMON, SLIGO, TIPPERARY, TYRONE, WATERFORD, WESTMEATH, WEXF