Galaway



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Galaway 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).

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


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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Galloway: fairly numerous: Antrim, Down and scattered in the South. Ir. de Gaillidhe, (Gaillí). The name is clearly derived from Galloway in Scotland but has been in Ireland since 13 cent, and may have connections with Galway, (q.v.) as the name usually appears in this form in the south. Scots Gaelic for the area: Gallghallaibh. IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Galaway 3
Gallaway 3
Galloway 36


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Gallawey
Galleway
Golloway


SECOND SURNAME


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