Joy births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Joy fairly numerous: Limerick-Kerry, Waterfordetc. Ir. Seoigh(e). A name of Breton origin in Munster, it has occurred in very early records. Curiously, Dauzat mentions Joy as Irish immigrants to France in 17 cent. In Connacht, it is a synonym of Joyce. SI & SGG.
 

Districts where Joy and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Joy: 835
  • Joye: 13

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