O'Leery


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No O'Leery households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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No O'Leery households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Leary: Quite numerous: Midlands etc. Ir. Ó Laoghaire, a personal name meaning, probably, "calf-herd". The "O" prefix has been generally resumed. See O'Leary.
O'Leary: Very numerous: mainly Cork. Ir. Ó Laoghaire (Laoire). From popular first name Laoghaire meaning, perhaps, "calf-herd". A notable sept of W Cork. See Leary.
Ó Laoghaire: rare: Dublin etc. Ir.Lang. See O'Leary.
Ó Laoghaire: O'Leary: an-líonmhar, Corcaigh ach go h-áirithe. Bhí an chlann ina gcónaí ag Inse Geimhleach (Uíbh Laoghaire). Ba liosta le lua an oiread san de mhuintir Uí Laoire a bhain clú agus cáil amach ach cuimhnímís ar an Athair Peadar (1839-1920), duine de mhór-scríbhneóirí na Nua-Ghaeilge. Bhí an t-ainm Laoghaire (lao + aoire) i bhfeidhm in anallód. Litriú nua: Ó Laoire. SGG & IF.
Ó Laoire: fairly rare: Cork etc. Ir.Lang. Modern version of Ó Laoghaire. See O'Leary.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Leary 1930
Leery 5
O'Leary 193


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Laoghaire
O' leary
O'Learey
O'Leery
Ó Laoire


SECOND SURNAME


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