Gready



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Gready 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Clare 2 Cork 2
Galway 2 Kerry 1
Kildare 1 Mayo 9
Offaly 2 Sligo 1
Tipperary 3 Waterford 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Grady: fairly numerous: Galway-Mayo-Sligo etc. Ir. Ó Grádaigh, gráda = illustrious. This is a case where the better-known Grady has displaced the local name Gready, Ó Griada, which itself is a corruption of Mag Riada. O'Grady relates to N Munster. IF &MIF.
O'Grady: Very numerous: all areas, especially Munster, Connacht and South East. Ir. Ó Grádaigh (noble). A sept of Thomond (Clare), which changed to Brady in part. Also a Mayo name which is properly Mag Riada. See also Grady. IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Grady 1103
Gready 24
O'Grady 211


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Grada
Graday
Gradee
Gradey
Graedy
Graidy
Grrady
O'Gradey
O'Greadey
O'Gready


SECOND SURNAME


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