Falvey households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Falvey numerous: Kerry-Cork etc. Ir. Ó Fáilbhe (fáilbheach, lively). Pre-Invasion chiefs of Corca Dhuibhne (Dingle Peninsula). They retained a leading status until fairly recent times. The name has become Fealy in some parts of Kerry. MIF.
Ó Failbhe Falvey, Fealy: líonmhar: Ciarraí-Corcaigh. Dream a bhain le Corca Dhuibhne ó thosach agus a sheas an fód go deireadh. Brí: fáilbheach = bríomhar, beoga.MIF.


  • Falvey in 1659.
  • Falvey births mapped 1864-1913
  • Falvey 1901 census map
  • Falvey 1911 census map
  • Falvey Roman Catholic baptisms
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Parishes where Falvey and a second surname are found together


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