Malley


    Maps

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

The surname


Parishes where Malley 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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Surname Dictionary

Mailey Quite numerous: Derry-Antrim. Ir. Ó Máille. See O'Malley.
Malee rare: Mayo. Probably Ir. Ó Maol Aoidh (servant of Hugh), but see Molloy.
Maley Very rare: Downpatrick (Down). Ir. Ó Máille. See Malley.
Mallie rare: Armagh etc. Ir. Ó Máille. Variant of O'Malley, q.v.
Ó Máille rare: Galway etc. Ir.Lang. See O'Malley.
Ó Máille O'Malley, Melia: líonmhar gach aird: Connachta agus Laighin thuaidh go sonrach. Bhí clann iomráiteach i Maigh Eo - díobh san Gráinne Mhaol (1530-1600), ban-taoiseach agus mairnéalach. Bhí clann eile láimh le Cathair Luimnigh.
O'Malley numerous: all areas, especially Connacht and N Munster. Ir. Ó Máille. Perhaps from Celtic maglios, a chief. A noted sept of Mayo, associated with seafaring, and another in Thomond near Limerick City. IF.

Variants in Griffith's
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Non-Griffith's Variants

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