Downy



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Downy 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).

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


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Antrim 1 Cork 3
Down 1 Limerick 1
Mayo 2 Offaly 1
Tipperary 3 Westmeath 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Downey: Very numerous: well distributed all provinces. Ir. Ó Dúnaigh, Mac Giolla Domhnaigh. A number of septs: Galway, W Cork, Kerry, the original spelling being Ó Dúnadhaigh. It is also an abbreviation of MacEldowney and Muldowney. IF & SGG.
Mac Dúnadhaigh: Downey: tá meascadh in Ultaibh le Ó Maoldomhnaigh & Mac Giolla Domhnaigh, mar sin ní féidir idirdhealú a dhéanamh gan dul isteach i gcursaí ginealaigh.
Ó Dúnadhaigh: Downey: líonmhar tríd an dtír: trí chlann: (1) Gaillimh, (2) Corca Laoidhe, (3) Sliabh Luachra. Tá an leagan gallda Downing orthu i gCiarraí. Litriú nua: Ó Dúnaigh.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Downey 972
Downy 13


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Dúnadhaigh
Dawny
Doweny
Downee
Downie
Mac Dúnadhaigh


SECOND SURNAME


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