Kee



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Kee households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Armagh 2 Belfast city 1
Donegal 11 Down 11
Tyrone 18    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Kee: fairly numerous: W Ulster. Ir. Mac Aoidh, from first name Aodh (fire). One of many synonyms. See Mac Kee. MIF.
Mac Aoidh: rare: scattered. Ir. Lang. See Mac Coy.
MacAodha: rare: scattered. Ir. Lang. See Hayes & Hughes.
MacKay: Very numerous: Ulster, especially Antrim; Dublin etc. Ir. Mac Aodha, from first name Aodh, "fire". Mainly a Scottish name. IF.
MacKee: Very numerous: Ulster generally, especially Down. Ir. Mac Aoidh, from first name Aodh meaning "fire". Various synonyms: Mac Kay, Mac Coy, Mac Hugh.
Mackie: Quite numerous: Down-Armagh etc. Ir. Mac Aoidh. See Mac Kee.
Mackey: numerous: all areas, especially Ulster, South East, Tipperary-Limerick. Ir. Ó Macdha (manly), a sept of Tipperary. In Ulster, it usually stands for Mac Aoidh, i.e. Mac Kee and Mac Kay, q.v. MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Kee 43
Key 17
Keye 4
Mackey 551
Makee 7
McGuy 2
McKay 282
McKee 813
McKey 94


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
M'Kay
Mac Aoidh
Mac Quay
MacAodha
MacKay
MacKee
Mackie
McCee
McQuay
McQue


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