Re: Honora Gilmartin- Ireland to NY ca. 1865
Distribution of surnames in Ireland in 1890 (Matheson's special report)
Enter a surname to search for. Results will be displayed for surnames having five or more entries in the births indexes of 1890, together with the number registered in each of the four provinces, and the counties in which these names are principally found along with any variations in spelling where applicable
gilmartin Total births:24
Principally located in counties:14 in Sligo and 8 in Leitrim.
Spelling variations Gilmartin(0)
Total Ulster = 1
Total Leinster = 0
Total Connaught = 23
Total Munster = 0
I know some people researching the surname Gilmartin and their relatives came from the Outeragh Parish of County Leitrim.The main townland is Ballinamore, Leitrim.It is near the border of County Cavan and some of the Gilmartins married people from County Cavan.
Here is a photo of the Outeragh Parish, Co. Leitrim.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/5377976442/http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/5377976442/