Keany



COUNTY SURNAME MAP


1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Keany 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Cavan 7 Cork 2
Donegal 4 Down 1
Fermanagh 7 Galway 10
Leitrim 41 Limerick 1
Mayo 7 Roscommon 2
Sligo 20    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Keaney: numerous: Sligo-Leitrim etc. Ir. Ó Cianaigh (SGG). MacLysaght suggests Mac Éanna. Woulfe, in second opinion, gives Ó Caoinnigh. Uncertainty prevails.MIF.
Keeney: Quite numerous: Donegal etc. See Keaney.
Ó Cianaigh: Keaney (Connacht & Fear Manach), Keeney (Tír Conaill): cuíosach líonmhar. measctha le Kenny anois. Ceapann de Bhulbh gur Ó Caoinnigh a bhí ann ar dtús agus is ionann Caoinneach agus Coinneach. Féach Mac Coinnigh. Ar an dtaobh eile, tá tuairim ag Mac Giolla Iasachta gur sloinne le "Ó" é ach ní fios go cinnte.MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Keaney 62
Keany 102
Keeney 6
Keeny 37


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Cianaigh


SECOND SURNAME


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