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Hoey households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Antrim 34 Armagh 20
Belfast city 5 Carlow 5
Cavan 5 Clare 2
Cork 2 Derry 2
Donegal 1 Down 7
Dublin 30 Dublin city 24
Fermanagh 28 Galway 1
Kildare 17 Laois 3
Leitrim 4 Longford 2
Louth 139 Mayo 1
Meath 38 Monaghan 33
Offaly 7 Roscommon 4
Sligo 13 Tipperary 2
Tyrone 18 Westmeath 2
Wicklow 6    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Hoey: numerous: Ulster, N Leinster, Dublin etc. Ir. Ó h-Eochaidh, from first name Eochaidh, horseman. Were kings of E Ulster in 12 cent, also a sept of Meath. This name occurs as Keogh, Haughey and Hough. MacLysacht remarks that some Hoeys in Ulster are of planter stock, these are more properly Huey, q.v. IF, SI & SGG.
Huey: Quite numerous: Ulster generally. Ir. Ó h-Eochaidh. See Hoey. MacLysacht points out that this is also a settler name derived from Hugh, so could be of Scottish or English origin. SI.
Ó h-Eochaidh: Hoey, Haughey: líonmhar: Cúige Uladh & rl. Clann a bhí ina ríthe ar Ulaidh go dtí an 12 céad. Féach Ó h-Eachaidh, leis. IF &MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Hewey 3
Hoey 455
Huey 38
Hughey 20


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Hoay
Hoei
Hughie
Ó h-Eochaidh


SECOND SURNAME


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