Godfrey



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

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Surname Dictionary

Godfrey fairly numerous: Ulster, Tipperary-Limerick etc. Ir. Mac Gothraidh which also occurs as Mac Gofraidh (Gofraidh = Geofrey). These were a branch of the Maguires of Fermanagh and appear under various anglicisations: MacCorry, Caffrey, MacCaghery etc. Bearers of the name in Munster may derive from Gohery, q.v. SI.
Mac Gothradha Mac Corry, Mac Curry, Godfrey: líonmhar in Ultaibh. Craobh de Mhag Uidhir Fhear Manach. Féach Mac Gafraidh.


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