McCarney


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  • McCarney in 1659.

  • McCarney births mapped 1864-1913

  • McCarney 1901 census map

  • McCarney 1911 census map

  • McCarney Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 5
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    Kearney
    Co. Cavan

    Carney
    Michigan

    Carney




Parishes where McCarney 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:1Fermanagh:18Monaghan:22Tyrone:36

Surname Dictionary

Carney numerous: Connacht, particularly Mayo, Fermanagh, Tyrone, N Leinster. Ir. Mac Cearnaigh and Ó Cearnaigh. The former was of Meath, now mainly in Ulster, the latter was a sept of Uí Fiachrach (Mayo). Some confusion with Kearney, q.v. SI.
Karney Very rare: scattered. See Kearney
Kearney Very numerous: all areas: Ir. Ó Catharnaigh (Meath); Ó Cearnaigh (Connacht). The head of the Meath family was known as An Sionnach (The Fox) and many of them became known as Fox. There was also a sept Ó Cearnaigh (cearnach, victorious) in Tipperary which explains the wide distribution. IF & SGG.
Mac Cearnaigh Carney: Laighin thuaidh & Ulaidh theas ach tá meascadh le Ó Cearnaigh i gConnacht. B'as an Mhí don chlann sa i dtosach. Brí: ceárnach = caithréimach.
MacCarney fairly numerous: Fermanagh & Ulster generally. Ir. Mac Cearnaigh, cearnach meaning "victorious". Originating in Meath, they moved to Ulster.MIF.
Ó Ceithearnaigh Kearney?: seo sloinne a bhí i Ros Comáin & Corcaigh sa 16 céad. Táid "báite" insna leagain ghalldaithe mar aon le Ó Catharnaigh & Ó Cearnaigh, q.v. Dar ndó, ciallaíonn ceithearnach saighdiúir coise - téarma a luaitear go minic i dtaifid an 16 céad.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Carney: 634
Carny: 3
Kearney: 1559
Kearny: 14
Kerney: 12
Kierny: 3
McCarney: 77

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Cairney
Carnay
Carnee
Carnie
Cearney
Cerney
Karney
Karny
Keamey
Keareny
Kearnay
Keerney
Keherney
Keirney
Kerny
Kierney
M'Carney
Mac Cearnaigh
MacCarney
Mackerny
McKarney
McKerny
McKierney
O Carney
O Carny
O Cearnaig
O Cearnaigh
O Ceithearnaigh
O'Kerney


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