Reidey



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

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Surname Dictionary

Mecredy Very rare: Dublin, Belfast. Ir. Mac Riada. See Mac Cready.
Ó Riada Reidy: líonmhar: tuaisceart na Mumhan. Dream de chuid Dál gCais a chónaigh in Ára, an ceantar taobh thoir de Loch Deirgeirt sa 12 céad. Sa lá inniu, cuimhneófar ar Sheán Ó Riada (1931-71) ceoltóir a dhein éachtaí leis an gceol traidisiúnta. Brí: riad = cúrsa?
Ready rare: Dublin. See Reidy.
Reidy numerous: mainly N Munster. Ir. Ó Riada, perhaps from riad, trained. A sept of Dál gCas on the Tipperary side of L Derg, they were displaced after the Invasion but remained in Clare. MIF.

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  • Reidey in 1659.
  • Reidey Roman Catholic baptisms

The surname


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