Feeney



Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

Feeney numerous: all areas, least in Munster. Ir. Ó Feinneadha, pron. Fiannaí and meaning "soldier". A sept of Uí Fiachrach (Sligo). There is also Ó Fidhne in Galway which may be a separate family. MIF.
Ó Feinneadha rare: Dublin etc. Ir.Lang. See Feeney.
Ó Feinneadha Feeney: líonmhar: Connacht go sonrach. Clann de chuid Uí Fiachrach, Sligeach, go bhfuil an leagan Ó Fiannaí orthu anois. Tá Ó Fidhne i nGaillimh, leis agus ní féidir bheith cinnte nach craobh d'Uí Fiachrach iad, chomh maith. Is ionann fiannaí ná laoch nó gaiscíoch. MIF.

    Maps

  • Feeney in 1659.
  • Feeney births mapped 1864-1913
  • Feeney 1901 census map
  • Feeney 1911 census map
  • Feeney Roman Catholic baptisms

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