McGee


    Maps

  • McGee in 1659.

  • McGee births mapped 1864-1913

  • McGee 1901 census map

  • McGee 1911 census map

  • McGee Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 2

Parishes where McGee 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:73Armagh:24Belfast city:40Cavan:19
Clare:1Derry:18Donegal:150Down:74
Dublin:4Dublin city:2Fermanagh:16Galway:3
Kerry:1Kildare:1Laois:3Leitrim:21
Limerick:2Longford:6Louth:8Mayo:11
Meath:2Monaghan:9Offaly:2Roscommon:1
Sligo:3Tipperary:5Tyrone:30Wexford:4
Wicklow:1

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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