Dee


Dee households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland


Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

Dee fairly numerous: Munster. Ir. Ó Diaghaidh (Ó Deaghaidh). See O'Dea. IF & SGG.
Ó Deaghaidh O'Dea, Dee: líonmhar: an Clár, Luimneach, Ciarraí, Tiobraid Árann. Clann de chuid Dál gCas (sa Chlár) & ceann eile ag Sliabh Ardacha in oirthear Thiobraid Árann. Is cosúil gur ainm pearsanta Deaghadh as an bhfocal "deagh" = maith. Fuaimniú agus litriú nua: Ó Deá. Féach Ó Diaghaidh, leis. IF.
O'Dea numerous: N Munster, Connacht, Midlands. Ir. Ó Deághaidh (Deá). There were septs in Clare and Tipperary. See also Dee. IF.

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