Devy



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Devy households in mid-19th century Ireland

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See below for a parish-by-parish breakdown of household numbers in each county (paying).

Devy households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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Kilkenny 2 Sligo 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Deavy: Very rare: Galway. Ir. Ó Duíbhí (SGA). See Deevy.
Deevy: fairly rare: S Leinster, Waterford etc. Ir. Ó Dubhuidhe, Duibhidhe. Woulfe says this is an abbreviation of Ó Dubhuidhir. More commonly as Devoy. One of the "Seven Septs of Laois", transplanted in 1607.MIF & SGG.
Devey: rare: Dublin.
Ó Dubhuidhe: Devoy, Deevy: líon beag: Osraí agus Port Lairge. Ceann de "Seacht gClann Laoise". Deir O'Donovan go raibh Ó Duibh orthu ar dtús ach tá fianaise ón 16 céad go raibh Ó Duibhidhe orthu annsan. Díbríodh go Ciarraí i 1607 iad ach ní móide gur fhanadar ann. Ní féidir bheith cinnte faoi bhunús an t-sloinne. Litriú nua: Ó Dubhuí.
Ó Duibhidhe: Deevy: fíor-annamh: Laois-Cill Chainnigh. Leagan eile de Ó Dubhuidhe, q.v.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Deavy 3
Deevey 4
Deevy 71
Devey 1
Devy 3


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Dubhuidhe
Ó Duibhidhe
Deavey


SECOND SURNAME


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