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Irish  Surnames Family History Resources

Surnames, their origin and their meaning

Many surnames are associated with the place/locality of where the family lived and in those cases the location is noted as the meaning.
Many surnames are associated with the occupation of the person given the name. is a directory of Professional Genealogists, Ancestry and Family Tree Researchers.

Surname Origin Meaning
Callahan Ireland Irish descendant of Ceallachán
Daugherty Ireland Irish not loving
Delane Ireland Irish dubh, black + the genitive of slan, whole, healthy
Delaney Ireland Irish dubh, black + the genitive of slan, whole, healthy
Delany Ireland Irish dubh, black + the genitive of slan, whole, healthy
Malone Ireland Irish Maol, bald or tonsured, and Eoin, John
Mayo Ireland Irish the plain near the water, from Moi or Moy
Nolan Ireland Irish Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Nualláin
Carlan Ireland Irish Carolan
Carlin Ireland Irish Carolan
Carline Ireland Irish Carolan
Carling Ireland Irish Carolan
Carroll Ireland Irish descendant of Cearbhall
Duffey Ireland Irish dubh black
Duffie Ireland Irish dubh black
Duffy Ireland Irish dubh black
Quinn Ireland Irish Gaelic Ó Coinn descendant of Conn
Reilly Ireland Irish descendant of Raghailleach
Ryan Ireland Irish Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Riagháin
Clancey Ireland Irish MacClancy/MacClanchy
Clanchey Ireland Irish MacClancy/MacClanchy
Clanchy Ireland Irish MacClancy/MacClanchy
Clancy Ireland Irish MacClancy/MacClanchy
Clansey Ireland Irish MacClancy/MacClanchy
Flynn Ireland Irish descendant of Flann
Sweeney Ireland Irish son of Suibhne
Connellan Ireland Irish Little Connell
Conner Ireland Irish Mac Cearbhaill son of Cearbhall
Connolly Ireland Irish faithful to pledges

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