Connelly:

households in Griffith's Valuation (1847-64)






VARIANTS


SURNAME
TOTAL
Conally 3
Connally 5
Connelly 264
Connolly 3186
Connoly 8
Conolly 81
 
 
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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Connelly Quite numerous: Connacht, Belfast etc. See Conneely and Connolly.
Connolly Very numerous: Ulster, N Leinster, Connacht, but well-represented all areas. This name stands for at least two Irish names: Ó Conghaile, Connacht and Ulster; Ó Conghalaigh, Munster and Connacht. Woulfe mentions four septs: a family of the southern Uí Néill who were eventually settled in Monaghan: a group in Clare said to be descended from Mahon, brother of Brian Boru. Also there were two septs in Connacht. SGG.
Ó Conghaile Connolly: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre: go sonrach i dtuaisceart Laighean, Ulaidh agus Connachta. Bhí clann amháin de chuid Uí Néill an Deiscirt lonnaithe in Oirghialla; ceann eile bhain siad le Uí Maine (Gaillimh). Féach Ó Coingheallaigh, leis.IF.
Ó Conghaile fairly rare: Galway etc. Ir.Lang. See Coneely and Connolly.
 

COUNTY BREAKDOWN

Connelly households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.
Click on a county name for a breakdown of the number of households by parish (paying).
  Antrim 3 Armagh 12
  Belfast city 1 Cavan 6
  Clare 2 Cork 36
  Cork city 1 Down 2
  Dublin 5 Dublin city 3
  Fermanagh 3 Galway 19
  Kerry 3 Kildare 2
  Kilkenny 2 Laois 1
  Leitrim 3 Limerick 8
  Limerick city 1 Longford 12
  Louth 3 Mayo 25
  Meath 7 Monaghan 4
  Offaly 18 Roscommon 12
  Sligo 13 Tipperary 6
  Tyrone 5 Waterford 41
  Westmeath 4 Wexford 1