Gybney

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Gibney
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No Gybney households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Gibney: numerous: Meath, Tyrone etc. Ir. Ó Gibne. (gibne, a lock of hair). A sept of Meath.
Mac Gibne: Mac Gibney: cuíosach annamh: Béal Feirste & Áth Cliath. Is cosúil gur clann Ultach faoi leith a bhí ann, ach ar aon dul le Ó Gibne, q.v.
MacGibney: fairly rare: Belfast area, Dublin etc. Ir. Mac Gibne (SGA) perhaps from gibne, a lock of hair, a head-band. See also Gibney.
Ó Gibne: Gibney: líonmhar: an Mhí agus máguaird. B'fhéidir go bhfuil baint le "gibne" a chiallaíonn dlaoi gruaige, ach tugann de Bhulbh an bhrí "cú".


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Gibney 217
McGibney 10


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Gibne
Gibbney
Gibny
Gybney
Mac Gibne
MacGibbeny
MacGibney
McGibbeny


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