Gayney



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Gayney 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Cork 5 Cork city 1
Limerick 1 Tipperary 2

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Gainey: rare: scattered. See the more numerous Geaney.
Geaney: fairly numerous: Cork-Limerick-Kerry etc. Ir. Ó Géibheannaigh (prisoner). See also Gaine which is an abbreviation. MIF.
Ó Géibheannaigh: Keaveney, Geaney: líonmhar: Connachta, ach Geaney sa Mhumhain. Bhí clann de chuid Uí Maine ann, tráth. Tá an leagan Muimhneach i gCorcaigh, Ciarraí agus Luimneach. Brí: géibheannach = príosúnach, cime.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Gainey 22
Ganey 6
Gany 2
Gayney 9
Geaney 9
Geany 61


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Géibheannaigh
Gainy
Geanie
Geeny
Geny


SECOND SURNAME


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