Mackey


    Maps

  • Mackey in 1659.

  • Mackey births mapped 1864-1913

  • Mackey 1901 census map

  • Mackey 1911 census map

  • Mackey Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 3
  • Websites

    Kee
    Donegal

    McKee




Parishes where Mackey 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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Antrim:17Armagh:13Belfast city:9Carlow:2
Cavan:2Clare:17Cork:25Cork city:4
Derry:18Donegal:38Down:22Dublin:13
Dublin city:13Fermanagh:9Galway:2Kildare:8
Kilkenny:93Laois:16Leitrim:5Limerick:18
Limerick city:4Longford:2Louth:6Mayo:8
Meath:10Monaghan:16Offaly:3Roscommon:1
Sligo:5Tipperary:84Tyrone:21Waterford:17
Wexford:14Wicklow:16

Surname Dictionary

Kee fairly numerous: W Ulster. Ir. Mac Aoidh, from first name Aodh (fire). One of many synonyms. See Mac Kee. MIF.
MacAodha rare: scattered. Ir. Lang. See Hayes & Hughes.
Mackey numerous: all areas, especially Ulster, South East, Tipperary-Limerick. Ir. Ó Macdha (manly), a sept of Tipperary. In Ulster, it usually stands for Mac Aoidh, i.e. Mac Kee and Mac Kay, q.v. MIF.
Mackie Quite numerous: Down-Armagh etc. Ir. Mac Aoidh. See Mac Kee.
Ó Macdha Mackey: líon beag: Luimneach-Tiobraid Árann-Corcaigh. Ainmníodh Baile Uí Mhacdha in Urmhumhain uathu. Brí: fearúil - feiliúnach don iománaí iomráiteach úd, Mick Mackey, gaiscíoch na Luimníoch, caoga blian ó shoin.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Kee: 43
Key: 17
Macay: 55
Mackey: 551
McCay: 139
McGuy: 2
McKeay: 3
McKee: 813

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Click on a name below for just its sources.

M'Kay
Mac Quay
MacAodha
MacKie
Macky
Maky
McCee
McQuay
McQue
O Macdha


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