Galway households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

de Gaillidhe Galway: líonmhar in Ultaibh mar a mbaineann le Gallghallaibh Alban ach bhí an sloinne seo sa deisceart ón 13 céad. Bhain siad leis na Búrcaigh agus, b'fhéidir, le Cathair na Gaillimhe. Bhí siad chun tosaigh i gCorcaigh sa 15 & 16 céad. Tá Galway le fáil i gCiarraí anois agus tá an leagan Galloway líonmhar ó thuaidh. IF.
Gallwey rare: scattered in South. See Galway.
Galway numerous: Belfast, Down and scattered in south. Some southern Galways were thought to be descended from the Burkes. They were connected with the cities of Cork and Limerick. IF.


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The surname

Parishes where Galway and a second surname are found together


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