McGeary



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




McGeary 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).

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


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Antrim 2 Armagh 12
Derry 5 Mayo 1
Monaghan 1 Tyrone 39

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Geary: numerous: Cork-Limerick, Belfast. Ir. Ó Gadhra, gadhar, a hound. Originally a sept of N Connacht where they go under O'Gara, q.v. Some of them settled in Munster in 16 cent. They also appear as Guiry. SI & SGG.
Mac Gadhra: Mac Geary, Geary: annamh: Connacht. Measctha le Ó Gadhra anois. Mac Gaora i gcaint na ndaoine.
MacGeary: Quite numerous: Tyrone etc. Ir. Ó Gadhra (O'Gara) or variant of Mac Garry, q.v.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Geary 263
Giery 3
Guiery 2
Mageary 3
McGeary 60
McGeery 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Gearey
Gearry
Geerey
Geiry
Guerie
Mac Gadhra
MacGeary


SECOND SURNAME


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