Luney



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O'Looney




Luney households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Antrim 3 Belfast city 1
Monaghan 1    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Looney: numerous: Cork-Kerry-Limerick etc. Ir. Ó Luanaigh, (luan = warrior). Previously associated with Clare. MIF.
Luney: Quite numerous: Belfast area. See Lunny & Looney.
O'Looney: mod.nos: Clare etc. Ir. Ó Luanaigh, perhaps from luan, a hound and by extension, a warrior. See Looney. SI & SGG.
Ó Luanaigh: Looney: líonmhar: Corcaigh-Ciarraí-Luimneach-an Clár. Bhain siad leis an gClár ar dtús. Cláiríneach dob'ea Brian Ó Luanaigh (1837-1901), file. Préamh: luan .i. cú, gadhar leis an mbrí bhreise: laoch, gaiscíoch.
Ó Luanaigh: rare: Dublin etc. Ir.Lang. See Looney.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Looney 187
Loony 25
Louney 11
Louny 2
Luney 5
Luny 7
Luoney 10


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Luanaigh
Luonie
Luony
O'Looney


SECOND SURNAME


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