O'Shanessy


FAMILY HISTORY PUBLICATIONS




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


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


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

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

O'Shaughnessy: numerous: all areas except Ulster. Ir. Ó Seachnasaigh. A sept of Uí Fiachrach Aidhne in S Galway. There was another related group in Limerick. IF & SGG.
Shaughnessy: fairly numerous: Galway-Mayo-Roscommon, Midlands etc. Ir. Ó Seachnasaigh. An important sept of S Galway. See O'Shaughnessy.
Ó Seachnasaigh: O'Shaughnessy: líonmhar tríd an dtír seachas Cúige Uladh. Craobh d'Uí Fiachrach Aidhne a bhí suite i gCill Tartain lámh le Gort Inse Guaire. Chailleadar a gcuid tailte faoi dhó sa 17 céad. Dob'é Liam Ó Seachnasaigh (1674-1744) a dtaoiseach deireannach - thosaigh ag troid ag Cath na Bóinne agus bhain céim mharascail amach in Arm na Fraince. Bhí craobh eile i Luimneach agus mairid fós. Bhí an leagan Ó Sheachnais i bhfeidhm i Luimneach, leis. Fréamh: b'fhéidir, seachna = seachaint. IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
O'Shaughnessy 80
Shannessy 2
Shaughnessy 624


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SURNAME
Ó Seachnasaigh
O'Shanessy
O'shaughnesy


SECOND SURNAME


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