O Labhradha


O Labhradha households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

No O Labhradha households in Griffith's.

Surname Dictionary

Lavery numerous: mainly E Ulster and adjoining areas, Limerick etc. Ir. Ó Labhradha (spokesman). Three septs in Ulster designated Bán (fair), Rua (redhaired) and Tréan (strong), the latter sometimes anglicised Armstrong. IF & SI.
Lowery rare: Dublin. Variant of Lowry, q.v.
Lowry numerous: E Ulster, Midlands, Connacht. Ir. Ó Labhradha (Labhraí). An Sloinnteoir Gaeilge also gives Mac Labhraí. For derivation see Lavery. The name is also Scottish which may account for many in Ulster. SI & IF.
Ó Labhradha Lavery, Lowry: líonmhar: oirthear Uladh, Lár na Tíre, Connachta (Lowry). Bhí muintir Labhradha bunaithe ag Maigh Rath, sa Dún, agus iad roinnte faoi thrí: Bán-Labhraidh, Rua-Labhraidh agus Tréan-Labhraidh gur deineadh Armstrong de, uaireannta. An bhrí: fear labhartha, idirghabhálaí. Litriú nua: Ó Labhraí. IF.

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  • O Labhradha in 1659.

The surname


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