Fury households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Fuery rare: Galway-Mayo, Donegal. Ir. Ó Forreith (Annals), now Ó Fiúra. See Fury.
Furey fairly numerous: Galway etc. Ir. Ó Forréidh (SGA), spoken language: Ó Fiúra. Originally a sept of W Meath, related to the royal house of O'Melaghlin, they moved to Galway in 17 cent. Woulfe gives the Irish as Ó Fiodhabhra (bushy-eyebrow). This name also occurs as Feore, q.v. MIF & SGG.


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

Parishes where Fury and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
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