Downey heads of household in the 1911 census

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Surname Dictionary

Downey Very numerous: well distributed all provinces. Ir. Ó Dúnaigh, Mac Giolla Domhnaigh. A number of septs: Galway, W Cork, Kerry, the original spelling being Ó Dúnadhaigh. It is also an abbreviation of MacEldowney and Muldowney. IF & SGG.
Mac Dúnadhaigh Downey: tá meascadh in Ultaibh le Ó Maoldomhnaigh & Mac Giolla Domhnaigh, mar sin ní féidir idirdhealú a dhéanamh gan dul isteach i gcursaí ginealaigh.
Ó Dúnadhaigh Downey: líonmhar tríd an dtír: trí chlann: (1) Gaillimh, (2) Corca Laoidhe, (3) Sliabh Luachra. Tá an leagan gallda Downing orthu i gCiarraí. Litriú nua: Ó Dúnaigh.

DEDs where Downey and a second surname are found together


Counties, DEDs and households

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