Kee


    Maps

  • Kee in 1659.

  • Kee births mapped 1864-1913

  • Kee 1901 census map

  • Kee 1911 census map

  • Kee Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 4
  • Websites

    Kee
    Donegal

    McKee




Parishes where Kee 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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Armagh:2Belfast city:1Donegal:11Down:11
Tyrone:18

Surname Dictionary

Kee fairly numerous: W Ulster. Ir. Mac Aoidh, from first name Aodh (fire). One of many synonyms. See Mac Kee. MIF.
Mac Aoidh rare: scattered. Ir. Lang. See Mac Coy.
MacAodha rare: scattered. Ir. Lang. See Hayes & Hughes.
MacKay Very numerous: Ulster, especially Antrim; Dublin etc. Ir. Mac Aodha, from first name Aodh, "fire". Mainly a Scottish name. IF.
MacKee Very numerous: Ulster generally, especially Down. Ir. Mac Aoidh, from first name Aodh meaning "fire". Various synonyms: Mac Kay, Mac Coy, Mac Hugh.
Mackey numerous: all areas, especially Ulster, South East, Tipperary-Limerick. Ir. Ó Macdha (manly), a sept of Tipperary. In Ulster, it usually stands for Mac Aoidh, i.e. Mac Kee and Mac Kay, q.v. MIF.
Mackie Quite numerous: Down-Armagh etc. Ir. Mac Aoidh. See Mac Kee.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Kee: 43
Key: 17
Keye: 4
Mackey: 551
Makee: 7
McCay: 139
McGuy: 2
McKay: 282
McKee: 813
McKey: 94

Non-Griffith's Variants

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M'Kay
Mac Aoidh
Mac Quay
MacAodha
MacKay
MacKee
MacKie
McCee
McQuay
McQue


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