Greavy


No Greavy households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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No Greavy households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Greavy: Very rare: See Greevy.
Greevy: rare: Mayo. Ir. Mac Riabhaigh, riabhach = striped. See MacGreevy.
MacGravey: Very rare: Antrim. Probably variant of Mac Greevy, q.v.
MacGreavy: Very rare: Down. Variant of Mac Greevey, q.v.
MacGreevy: numerous: chiefly Down, Roscommon-Leitrim etc. Ir. Mag Riabhaigh. Riabhach means brindled, striped and must have been a first name. They were a sept of N Connacht. The presence in Down may be from another group. MIF.
Mag Riabhaigh: Mac Greevy: líonmhar: an Dún, Ros Comáin-Liatroim. Clann le Connachta thuaidh - dream difriúil atá sa Dún, is cosúil. Féach Riabhach & Mac Giolla Riabhaigh.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Greavey 3
Greevy 29
Magreevy 6
McGravy 2
McGreavey 5
McGreavy 45
McGreevey 4
McGreevy 107


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Grifey
MacGravey
MacGreavey
MacGreavy
MacGreevey
MacGreevy
Mag Riabhaigh
McGrevy


SECOND SURNAME


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