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Keeffe 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Antrim 2 Belfast city 1
Carlow 23 Cavan 2
Clare 49 Cork 788
Cork city 62 Derry 1
Donegal 3 Down 1
Dublin 19 Dublin city 7
Fermanagh 3 Galway 15
Kerry 91 Kildare 17
Kilkenny 235 Laois 29
Leitrim 3 Limerick 134
Limerick city 6 Longford 1
Louth 1 Mayo 10
Meath 36 Offaly 9
Roscommon 8 Tipperary 110
Tyrone 3 Waterford 124
Westmeath 37 Wexford 28
Wicklow 13    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Keeffe: rare: scattered. See O'Keeffe.
O'Keeffe: Very numerous: all areas, especially Cork. Ir. Ó Caoimh, from first name Caomh, precious, beloved. A branch of the royal house of Munster, they were displaced at the Invasion and settled in N W Cork (Pobal Uí Chaoimh). IF.
Ó Caoimh: O'Keeffe: líonmhar ar fud na Mumhan & rl. Clann de chuid Eoghanacht na Mumhan, a ruaigeadh ó cheantar Fhear Maí san Ionradh agus a chuir fúthu i dtailte bochta Dhúiche Eala ar a dtugtar Pobal Uí Chaoimh. Ciallaíonn Caomh ceansa, séimh. Shíolraíodar ó Art Caomh, mac rí Mhumhan sa 10 céad.SGG.
Ó Caoimh: rare: Ir.Lang. See O'Keeffe.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Keefe 65
Keeffe 1871
Keiffe 8
O'Keefe 21
O'Keeffe 267


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Caoimh
Caoimh
Keaf
Keife
Kief
Kiefe
Kieff
Kieffe
O' keefe
O' keeffe
O'Keiffe
O'Kiefe


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