Caughey


Caughey households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland


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Surname Dictionary

Aughey rare: Belfast-Portadown. Ir. Mac Eachaidh. see also MacCaughey. SI & SGG.
Caughey numerous: Down etc. Ir. Mac Eachaidh. Variant of Eochaidh, an ancient personal name. However, MacLysaght remarks that it has been used for Mulcahy in Down. SI.
Mac Eachaidh Mac Caughey, Mac Cahey: líonmhar: Tír Eoghain & coiteann in Ultaibh. Ón ainm Eachaidh a bhí an-choiteann anallód. Leagan eile: Mac Eachadha. Féach Mag Eochadha, leis.
MacCahey fairly rare: Monaghan etc. Variant of Mac Caughey, q.v.
MacCaughey numerous: Antrim-Tryone, Ulster generally, Louth, Dublin etc. Ir. Mac Eachaidh, from first name Eachaidh, horseman.

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