Fahy heads of household in 1901 census


DEDs and surname occurences

Antrim: Shankhill: 2
Antrim: Toome Upper: 1
Clare: Abbey: 7
Clare: Ayle: 1
Clare: Clareabbey: 1
Clare: Clooncoorha: 1
Clare: Crusheen: 1
Clare: Drumcreehy: 2
Clare: East Clare: 1
Clare: Ennis No. 1 Urban: 1
Clare: Ennis No. 2 Urban: 1
Clare: Killanenna: 2
Clare: Kiltenanlea: 1
Clare: Knocknagore: 1
Clare: Newmarket: 1
Clare: Quin: 1
Clare: Rossroe: 1
Clare: Scariff: 1
Cork: Banteer: 3
Cork: Bishopstown: 2
Cork: Blackrock: 1
Cork: Brinny: 1
Cork: Clonakilty Urban: 1
Cork: Greenane: 1
Cork: Kilbonane: 2
Cork: Kilshanning: 1
Cork: Knockairlla: 1
Cork: Monkstown: 3
Cork: Templebodan: 1
Cork: Templemichael: 1
Down: : 1
Dublin: Glasnevin: 1
Dublin: Inns Quay: 2
Dublin: Mountjoy: 1
Dublin: Rotunda: 1
Dublin: Ushers Quay: 1
Galway: Abbey West: 2
Galway: Abbeygormican: 1
Galway: Abbeyvilla: 1
Galway: Aille: 1
Galway: Annaghdown: 11
Galway: Athenry: 4
Galway: Aughrim: 2
Galway: Ballinastack: 5
Galway: Ballintemple: 5
Galway: Ballycahalan: 3
Galway: Ballymoe: 1
Galway: Ballynacourty: 3
Galway: Ballynakill: 4
Galway: Beagh: 1
Galway: Belleville: 2
Galway: Boyounagh: 2
Galway: Bracklagh: 4
Galway: Bullaun: 4
Galway: Cappalusk: 1
Galway: Carnmore: 3
Galway: Carrowbrowne: 2
Galway: Carrownagur: 1
Galway: Carrowrevagh: 1
Galway: Claregalway: 1
Galway: Clarenbridge: 4
Galway: Clontuskert: 1
Galway: Cloonkeen: 3
Galway: Craughwell: 3
Galway: Cummer: 4
Galway: Curraghmore: 3
Galway: Deerpark: 3
Galway: Derrew: 1
Galway: Derryglassaun: 8
Galway: Derrylaur: 1
Galway: Donaghpatrick: 2
Galway: Doonbally: 2
Galway: Doorus: 3
Galway: Drumacoo: 1
Galway: Drumkeary: 5
Galway: Drummaan: 3
Galway: Drummin: 9
Galway: Dunmore: 2
Galway: Galway North Urban: 3
Galway: Galway South Urban: 5
Galway: Galway Urban: 4
Galway: Galway West Urban: 5
Galway: Glenamaddy: 4
Galway: Gort: 6
Galway: Graigabbey: 1
Galway: Greethill: 1
Galway: Headford: 1
Galway: Hillsbrook: 3
Galway: Kilbecanty: 1
Galway: Kilconickney: 7
Galway: Kilconieran: 3
Galway: Kilconnell: 1
Galway: Killeany: 4
Galway: Killeely: 1
Galway: Killererin: 8
Galway: Killeroran: 1
Galway: Killimore: 2
Galway: Killinny: 1
Galway: Killogilleen: 2
Galway: Killower: 2
Galway: Kilmalinoge: 2
Galway: Kilmeen: 1
Galway: Kilmoylan: 2
Galway: Kilshanvy: 1
Galway: Kiltartan: 5
Galway: Kilteskill: 2
Galway: Kiltullagh: 2
Galway: Kinvarra: 4
Galway: Lackaghbeg: 3
Galway: Lawrencetown: 1
Galway: Leitrim: 4
Galway: Liscananaun: 5
Galway: Lisheenavalla: 4
Galway: Loughatorick: 1
Galway: Loughrea Rural: 4
Galway: Loughrea Town: 8
Galway: Marble Hill: 1
Galway: Monivea: 5
Galway: Mount Bellew: 1
Galway: Mount Hazel: 3
Galway: Moyne: 5
Galway: Oughterard: 3
Galway: Pallas: 1
Galway: Portumna: 6
Galway: Raford: 1
Galway: Rahasne: 2
Galway: Scregg: 2
Galway: Skehanagh: 1
Galway: Slieveneena: 1
Galway: Stradbally: 2
Galway: Taghboy: 1
Galway: Tuam Rural Part of: 1
Galway: Tuam Town in 31 files: 6
Galway: Tullokyne: 1
Galway: Tynagh: 2
Galway: Woodford: 1
Galway: Wormhole: 4
Kerry: Loughcurrane: 1
Kerry: Molahiffe: 1
Kerry: Tralee Urban: 1
Kildare: Castledermot: 1
Kilkenny: Fiddown: 1
Kilkenny: Kilkenny Urban: 1
Kilkenny: Pilltown: 1
King's Co.: Cappancur: 2
King's Co.: Clara: 3
King's Co.: Lea: 1
King's Co.: Rathfeston: 1
Leitrim: Annaduff: 1
Limerick: Ballysimon: 1
Limerick: Caherelly: 1
Limerick: Clarina: 1
Limerick: Glenstal: 1
Limerick: Limerick No. 1: 2
Limerick: Limerick Urban No. 2: 1
Londonderry: Waterside: 1
Longford: Longford No. 1 Urban: 1
Louth: Creggan Upper: 1
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 1: 1
Mayo: Ballindine: 4
Mayo: Ballinrobe: 4
Mayo: Ballyhaunis: 1
Mayo: Caraun: 1
Mayo: Castlebar Rural: 3
Mayo: Castlebar Urban: 1
Mayo: Claremorris: 1
Mayo: Cloghermore: 3
Mayo: Cloonkeen: 1
Mayo: Culnacleha: 1
Mayo: Dalgan: 2
Mayo: Garrymore: 1
Mayo: Islandeady: 1
Mayo: Manulla: 1
Mayo: Portroyal: 1
Mayo: Shrule: 1
Mayo: Strade: 1
Mayo: Swineford: 1
Mayo: Tawnynagry: 1
Mayo: Westport Urban: 1
Meath: Athboy: 1
Queen's Co.: Arless: 1
Queen's Co.: Cappalough: 1
Queen's Co.: Castletown: 1
Roscommon: Carrowreagh: 1
Roscommon: Drumdaff: 1
Roscommon: Elphin: 2
Roscommon: Kilbride South: 1
Roscommon: Kilgefin: 1
Roscommon: Kiltoom: 1
Roscommon: Kiltullagh: 7
Roscommon: Tulsk: 1
Sligo: Sligo North Urban: 1
Tipperary: Ballinderry: 1
Tipperary: Ballyphilip: 1
Tipperary: Ballyporeen: 1
Tipperary: Ballysheehan: 1
Tipperary: Caher: 1
Tipperary: Cashel Urban: 1
Tipperary: Cloghprior: 1
Tipperary: Clohaskin: 1
Tipperary: Clonbeg: 1
Tipperary: Killadriffe: 2
Tipperary: Lorrha West: 1
Tipperary: Nenagh West Urban: 1
Tipperary: Newtown: 1
Tipperary: Templederry: 1
Tipperary: Thurles Rural: 2
Tipperary: Thurles Town: 1
Waterford: Ballydurn: 1
Waterford: Fox's Castle: 1
Waterford: Lismore Urban Lismore Town: 1
Waterford: St. Mary's Clonmee: 1
Waterford: Tallow: 1
Waterford: Waterford No. 1 Urban: 1
Westmeath: Killare: 1
Westmeath: Templepatrick: 1
Wicklow: Ovoca: 1

Click on the red marker on the map below for a link to the full 1901 census entry.

Surname Dictionary

Fahy Very numerous: Galway-Mayo especially, also Munster and S Leinster. Ir. Ó Fathaigh. Woulfe gives derivation fothadh, foundation. It is certainly not faiche, lawn, from which arises the pseudo-translation Greene. They were a sept of Uí Maine (Galway) and were also in Tipperary. IF & SGG.
Vahey Quite numerous: Mayo etc. Ir. Mac a' Bheatha, beatha, life. See Mac Veagh. SI.
Vaughey rare: Drogheda (Louth). See Mac Veagh.
Veighey rare: Belfast. Ir. ? Mac an Bheatha. See Mac Veigh.

Variants in 1901, with total occurences

Faey: 1
Faghy: 1
Fahay: 1
Fahey: 239
Fahie: 4
Fahy: 218
Fohey: 2
Vahey: 23
Vaughey: 4
Veighey: 4

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