Feneighty households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Finnerty numerous: Galway-Mayo-Roscommon and generally. Ir. Ó Fionnachta, a sept of Síol Muireadhaigh (O'Connors etc). They resided along the River Suck. There was (and is) another family in Kerry. Woulfe's derivation of fionn+sneachta (snow) is accepted. The name appears as Fenton in Munster.MIF.

Parishes where Feneighty and a second surname are found together


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