Keady



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Keady households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Cork 4 Dublin city 1
Galway 54 Mayo 11
Meath 1 Roscommon 1
Tyrone 1 Waterford 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Keady: Quite numerous: Galway etc. Ir. Mac Céadaigh, from first name Céadach (hundred-fold). The name was connected with the O'Moores of Laois and there was another group in Connacht. The sept Ó Meicéidigh of W Cork was similarly anglicised.MIF.
Mac Céadaigh: Keady: líon beag: Gaillimh & Maigh Eo. Bhí baint ag an gclann sa le Muintir Uí Mhórdha i Laois. Bhí an t-ainm Céadach coitianta annsin - b'fhéidir go gciallaíonn sé duine saibhir (na céadta ba aige). Bhí clann eile i nGaillimh, leis. Tugann de Bhulbh an sloinne Ó Céadaigh comh maith ach is ionann é agus Mac Céadaigh.MIF.
Mac Éidigh: Keady: fíor-annamh: Corcaigh. Truailliú ar Ó Meicéidigh, q.v.
Ó Céidigh: rare: Galway. Ir.Lang. See Keady. It seems that this should be Mac Céidigh, who were associated with the O'Mores of Laois. SI.
Ó Céidigh: annamh: Gaillimh. Féach Mac Céadaigh.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Kady 1
Keady 74


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Céidigh
Keedy
Mac Éidigh
Mac Céadaigh


SECOND SURNAME


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