Coley households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

Householders by county in (1847-64), as on the map

Click on a county to see more detail

Surname Dictionary

Colley rare: Dublin etc. English, 16 cent, related to the Wellesleys all of whom were settled in the Midlands. The name is also Ir. Ó Colla in Connacht but MacLysaght quotes a sept of Roscommon called Mac Cúille or Mac Giolla Chúille as another origin. MIF.
Ó Colla Colley: líon beag: Áth Cliath & rl. Is cosúil gur Sasanaigh Muintir Colley a tháinig sa 16 céad agus fuair seilbh agus sloinne Wellesley níos déanaí. Bhí, ámh, sloinne Gaelach i gConnachta. Luann Mac Giolla Iasachta Mac Cúille agus Mac Giolla Chúille, leis.

Parishes where Coley and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
& total households

Click here to see all variants on a single map

Click on a name to see it on the map.

Non-Griffith's Variants

Click here for all variant sources.

Irish Times subscribers | | John Grenham | | Sitemap | | Login | | Subscribe | | Contact | | FAQs | | What's new?| | Privacy policy

Copyright © John Grenham 2021