Magee


    Maps

  • Magee in 1659.

  • Magee births mapped 1864-1913

  • Magee 1901 census map

  • Magee 1911 census map

  • Magee Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 3
  • Full surname history

Parishes where Magee 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:133Armagh:88Belfast city:100Carlow:7
Cavan:60Clare:2Cork:3Cork city:2
Derry:56Donegal:97Down:252Dublin:54
Dublin city:26Fermanagh:106Galway:14Kerry:1
Kildare:11Kilkenny:8Laois:13Leitrim:21
Limerick:2Longford:22Louth:66Mayo:9
Meath:17Monaghan:38Offaly:1Roscommon:4
Sligo:22Tipperary:10Tyrone:84Westmeath:6
Wexford:13Wicklow:22

Surname Dictionary

Gee fairly rare: Waterford, Laois, Belfast. Ir. Mag Aoidh, from the personal name Aodh meaning "fire". Part of the widespread Mac Aodha (MacHugh, Magee, Hughes etc.) MacLysacht attributes the original septs to Antrim and W Meath. SI.
Ghee rare: Midlands. Ir. Mag Aoidh. A Scottish form of Magee (Ghie). SS.
MacGee numerous: all areas, especially Connacht, N Leinster & Ulster. Ir. Mag Aoidh, from first name Aodh "fire". See also Magee. IF.
MacGhee Quite numerous: Tyrone-Derry etc. See Magee.
Magee Very numerous: Northern Half, especially Ulster. Ir. Mag Aoidh, from first name Aodh, "fire". Note Island Magee in Antrim. In Scotland, the name is Mac Ghie, q.v. IF.
Maghie fairly rare: Antrim-Down. Ir. Mag Aoidh. See Magee.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Gee: 35
Magee: 1370
McGee: 534
McGhee: 24

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Click on a name below for just its sources.

Gea
Ghee
MacGee
MacGhee
Maggee
Maghe
Maghee
Maghey
Maghie
Magi
Magie
Magih
Mc Gee
McMagee
Megee
Miggee
Mogee
Mogie
Mygee


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