Deecy births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Dacey Very rare: Galway. See Deacy.
Deacy Quite numerous: Galway-Mayo. Probably same as Deasy, q.v. which makes the Irish Déiseach,(native of Decies, Waterford). The presence of these "exiles" in Connacht in 17 & 18 cent may signify transplantation. MIF.
Deasy numerous: W Cork etc. Ir. Déiseach, native of the Decies, Waterford. This territory is a tribal designation pre-dating surnames. See also Deacy. MIF.
Déiseach (1) Deasy (2) Deacy: tá (1) Líonmhar i gCorcaigh, (2) cuíosach annamh i Maigh Eo & Gaillimh. Ní foláir gur tháinig an dream sa ós na Déise i bPort Lairge ach luann de Bhulbh Mac an Déisigh mar chlann i Sligeach. B'fhéidir go bhfuil bunús eile faoin sloinne deireannach sa. Déanann Mac Giolla Iasachta cur síos suimiúil ar an ábhar sa iMIF.
 

Districts where Deecy and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Deasy: 1421
  • Deecy: 2
  • Deacy: 222
  • Deacey: 19
  • Dacey: 14
  • Dacy: 13
  • Deasey: 128
  • Deesy: 2
  • Deashy: 6
  • Deacie: 2
  • Desey: 2

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