Hennessy


    Maps

  • Hennessy in 1659.

  • Hennessy births mapped 1864-1913

  • Hennessy 1901 census map

  • Hennessy 1911 census map

  • Hennessy Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname



  • Family histories: 1
  • Full surname history

Parishes where Hennessy and a second surname are found together

Surname:



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

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Antrim:1Belfast city:2Carlow:27Cavan:3
Clare:57Cork:310Cork city:19Down:2
Dublin:7Dublin city:12Galway:5Kerry:58
Kildare:16Kilkenny:135Laois:56Limerick:134
Limerick city:6Longford:4Meath:2Monaghan:1
Offaly:33Sligo:2Tipperary:191Waterford:64
Westmeath:5Wexford:51Wicklow:13

Surname Dictionary

Hennessy Very numerous: all areas, mainly Munster and S Leinster. Ir. Ó h-Aonghusa, from the personal name Aonghus, earlier Óengus. There were septs in the Midlands and W Cork. The Hennessys of Cognac fame came from Mallow. IF.
Hensey fairly rare: Dublin and scattered. A variant of Hennessy, q.v.
Ó h-Aonghusa rare: scattered. Ir.Lang. See Hennessy.
Ó h-Aonghusa Hennessy: líonmhar: Laighin & Mumhain. Clann a bhí suite in Uíbh Fhailí. Leathaigh go C. Mumhan mar a mbíonn Henchy ortha uaireannta. B'as Mala do lucht an bhranda sa Fhrainc. IF & SGG.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Henessy: 14
Henesy: 4
Hennessey: 26
Hennessy: 1216
Hennesy: 10
Hensey: 11

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Ennissey
Hannesey
Hannessy
Heincy
Hencey
Henecey
Henecy
Henesey
Henessey
Henissy
Hennasy
Hennecy
Hennesey
Hennessee
Hennissy
Hennisy
Henssy
Hensy
Heusey
Heusy
Hinessy
Hinesy
Hinissy
Hinisy
Hinnessy
Hinnisy
Hynessy
O h-Aonghusa


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