Donagh households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Donagh rare: Meath. See MacDonagh.
Mac Donnchadha Mac Donagh, Donaghy, Dennison & rl: líonmhar ar fud na tíre, i gConnachta ach go h-áirithe. Craobhacha de chlanna Mhic Dhiarmada agus Uí Fhlaithearta. Bíonn Dennison orthu i Luimneach agus Donaghy in Ultaibh. An litriú nua: Mac Donncha. IF & SGG.
MacDonagh Very numerous: all areas, especially Connacht. Ir. Mac Donnchadha from first name Donnchadh, brown warrior. Modern Donncha. A branch of the Mac Dermots in Connacht. There is a Scottish connection as Donncha = Duncan. SGG.
MacDonncha Quite numerous: Conamara etc. Ir. Lang. See Mac Donagh. One of the few Ir. Lang. names to re-assert itself in the telephone directory.
MacDonough numerous: all areas, mainly Dublin. See Mac Donagh.


  • Donagh in 1659.
  • Donagh births mapped 1864-1913
  • Donagh 1901 census map
  • Donagh 1911 census map
  • Donagh Roman Catholic baptisms
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Parishes where Donagh and a second surname are found together


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