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O'Kennedy households in mid-19th century Ireland

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O'Kennedy households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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Limerick 1 Tipperary 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Kennedy: vv numerous: all areas. Ir. Ó Cinnéide (helmeted head). A leading sept of Dál gCais who settled in Tipperary. There were other families in Galway and Wicklow and a notable group in Galloway, Scotland, whence many of the Ulster Kennedys. US President Kennedy's ancestors were from Wexford but belonged to the Dál gCais. IF & SGG.
O'Kennedy: Quite numerous: scattered. Ir. Ó Cinnéide, ? helmeted-head. Much more frequent as Kennedy, q.v. IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Kenedy 5
Kennedy 4820
O'Kennedy 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Cinéide
Ó Cinneide
Cenedy
Kanady
Kenady
Keneday
Kenedey
Kenedie
Kenidey
Kenidy
Kennady
Kenndy
Kenneady
Kenneday
Kenneddy
Kennedi
Kennidy
Kenydee
Kenydy
Kinedy
Kinnedy
Knneday
Mkennedy
O Cinnéide
O Cinneide


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