Carrigy


Carrigy households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland


Householders by county in (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

Carrigy fairly numerous: (1) Carrig, along Shannon estuary. (2) Carrigy, Longford. (3) Carrick, other areas, including Dublin & Belfast. Ir. Mac Concharraige and de Carraig. The former is a Clare name, the latter Anglo-Norman. Both based on the Irish carraig, a rock. See also MacCarrick & Rock. SI.
Carrigy rare: Longford etc. Ir. Mac Concharraige. See Carrick.
de Carraig Carrick, Carrig, Rock: líonmhar in oirthear Uladh, Cabhán, Lú, an Mhí agus inbhear na Sionainne. Albanach nó A-Normannach san oirthear. Galldú, chomh maith, ar Mac Concarraige, q.v.
Mac Concharraige Carrick, Rock, Mac Carrick: líon beag ar Inbhear na Sionainne, tuaisceart Laighean (mar Rock) ach baineann Mac Carrick le Sligeach. Bhí siad i seirbhís na mBrianach sa Chlár. Ceapann de Bhulbh go raibh Mac Conchathrach ar an ndream i Sligeach ar dtús. Féach de Carraig, leis.SI & SGG.
MacCarrick Quite numerous: mainly Sligo; N Midlands etc. Ir. Mac Conchathrach (hound of the fort), a branch of the Uí Fiachrach of N Connacht. Also Mac Concharraige (hound of the rock), which is associated with Clare.
Rocke numerous: Dublin, Midlands, Ulster etc. Ir. Mac Concharraige (rock-hound). It appears that most Rocks are of English origin. The native name relates to Connacht.

    Maps

  • Carrigy in 1659.
  • Carrigy births mapped 1864-1913
  • Carrigy 1901 census map
  • Carrigy 1911 census map
  • Carrigy Roman Catholic baptisms
  • Carrigy Roman Catholic marriages NEW!

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