Deviny births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Devaney fairly rare: Down and scattered. Ir. Ó Duibheannaigh. Also as Ó Duibheamhna although this should be a separate name. There is confusion with the Devenneys of Donegal-Derry and the Devanes of Connacht. MIF & SGG.
Devany fairly numerous: Connacht generally. Ir. Ó Dubhánaigh. This name also appears in the Midlands and Limerick.
Devenney fairly numerous: Donegal, Derry, Tyrone etc. Ir. Ó Duibheannaigh. This form is used in the Donegal Gaeltacht but MacLysaght considers it should be similar to the Connacht name Ó Dubhánaigh.MIF & SGG.
Diviney fairly rare: Galway etc. Ir. Ó Duibheanaigh. Cognate with Devanny, q.v.
Ó Dubhánaigh Devaney: líonmhar: Connachta & rl. Sloinne Conallach é seo ó cheart ach tá meascadh le Ó Duibheannaigh, q.v.
 

Districts where Deviny and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Devany: 1163
  • Devaney: 733
  • Devenney: 138
  • Diviney: 106
  • Divney: 1
  • Divenny: 9
  • Divany: 22
  • Devenny: 532
  • Devanny: 298
  • Deveney: 148
  • Deveny: 111
  • Deviney: 23
  • Deviny: 47
  • Divanny: 3
  • Devney: 1
  • Devanney: 43
  • Diveney: 13
  • Divaney: 13
  • Devinny: 5
  • Devinney: 15
  • Divenney: 5
  • Davany: 2
  • Devoney: 2
  • Dwanny: 2

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