Keany



Parishes where Keany and a second surname are found together

Surname:



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

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Cavan:7Cork:2Donegal:4Down:1
Fermanagh:7Galway:10Leitrim:41Limerick:1
Mayo:7Roscommon:2Sligo:20

Surname Dictionary

Keaney numerous: Sligo-Leitrim etc. Ir. Ó Cianaigh (SGG). MacLysaght suggests Mac Éanna. Woulfe, in second opinion, gives Ó Caoinnigh. Uncertainty prevails.MIF.
Keeney Quite numerous: Donegal etc. See Keaney.
Ó Cianaigh Keaney (Connacht & Fear Manach), Keeney (Tír Conaill): cuíosach líonmhar. measctha le Kenny anois. Ceapann de Bhulbh gur Ó Caoinnigh a bhí ann ar dtús agus is ionann Caoinneach agus Coinneach. Féach Mac Coinnigh. Ar an dtaobh eile, tá tuairim ag Mac Giolla Iasachta gur sloinne le "Ó" é ach ní fios go cinnte.MIF.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Keaney: 62
Keany: 102
Keeney: 6
Keeny: 37

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Keanney
Keanny
O Cianaigh


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