County Derry Genealogy

Family History NOTES and Coats of Arms

Description: County Derry (Londonderry) Genealogy, Family History NOTES and Coats of Arms. This is one of only 100 proof copies from the IGF library (2001). Part of the Irish Families Project, it includes the complete 1659 census for Derry (Northern Ireland), County Map, complete listing of modern parishes and placenames as well as older place names, plus coats of arms of families in Derry taken from the Irish Book of Arms. Source section gives you the address and location of records for more research in Ireland. Includes local sources in the county itself. Many families are noted and pinpointed as to location.

Not a collection of family histories but a hands on guide to finding your family in Derry (Londonderry), with actual records and contacts.

The most numerous families here in the 19th century were
  • Bell
  • Bradley
  • Bradly
  • Bradely
  • Brown (Broune)
  • Browne
  • Caine
  • Campbell
  • Cambell
  • Camble
  • McCloskey
  • MacClosky
  • MacCluskey
  • Doherty
  • Dougherty
  • Daugherty
  • Gallagher
  • Gallaher
  • Galagher
  • Kane
  • Kaine
  • Kellie
  • Kelly
  • Kelley
  • McLaughlin
  • McLoughlin
  • Laughlin
  • Mallen
  • Moore
  • More
  • Moor
  • Mullan
  • Mullen
  • O'Neill
  • Neale
  • O'Neil
  • Smith
  • Smythe
  • Smithe

Other noted families of Derry included O'Donnell, Hegarty, McGurk, Gilligan and Colgan. Major towns included Derry City or Londonderry town; Coleraine; Portstewart; Limavady and Magherafelt. About 50 pages in all (please remember this is not a 400 page book!), full size 8 1/2 x 11, heavier parchement cover, spiral bound to lay flat easily, illustrated, excellent condition. Many families are pinpointed as to location, most are mentioned only in passing. A must for any collection that includes Co. Derry.

ISBN:0940134675. Product ID: 4675

Surname Index includes:
(names listed more than once are found more than once in this book)

A:  Adair McAdams Adams. Alcorn McAleese Alexander MacAllen Allen McAllester McAllister Anderson MacArtain Ash Ash Ashe Ash

B:  Barnard Barrington Barrington Barry Bateman Beale Benson Beresford Beresford Berresford Bickerstaffe Biggar Black Black Blair Blaire Blaire Blare Bolton Bourke Boyd OBoyle Boyle Boyle Bradely Bradley Bradley Bradly Brasier Brasier Brasier OBreslin Brice O'Brien Brookes Brooks Brooke Broune Brown Browne Browne Browne Brownlee Bryson Burnside Burnside

C:  MacCaffrey OCahan OCahan OCahan OCahan OCahan Caine Caldwell Cambell Campbell Campbell Cample Campsie MacCann Canning Canning Canning OCarey Carey Carie Carlin OCarolan McCarroll McCarron MacCartan Carter Carter McCaskey Caulfield McCausland Church Clanna Clark Clarke Clearke McCleland McCleland MacClelland McClosker Mc Closkey McCloskey MacClosky MacCluskey McCluskey Clutterbooke Cochrane Cole Cole Cole Mac olgan Colhoun OColtarain Colvin O'Connell Mc Connell Mc Connell Mc Connell OConnor Convery Conway Conyngham McCooke Cooke McCormick Cornewell Cornwell Corr Corry Coulter Coyle Craford Craig Craige Crawford Crawford Creagh OCredan Crilly OCriodain Crossan Cuppage MacCurdy McCutcheon

D:  McDade Dauenport Daugherty Dawson deLap deLong Delafield O'Dempsey ODemsie O'Devine Mc Devitt O'Devlin Diamond ODoghertye ODoghertye ODoghertye Doherty O'Doherty MacDonagh ODonaghy McDonald Donegan ODonell O'Donnell McDonoghy Dougherty ODoughertye Douglas O'Dowd ODowey Downeing O'Downey Downing Draper Drew O'Duggan MacDuilechain O unlevy MacDunlevy O'Dunne MacDunslevy ODuvany

E:  Edwards Elder MacElroy Eluin English OEochagain Erc MacErlean Evans MacEvoy Ewing

F:  McFadden Falls Farren O'Feeney OFeeny Ferguson McFetridge Field Finch Finch Fisher O'Flaherty Fleming OFloinn OFlynn Forster Fowler Freeman Freeman O'Friel

G:  Gage Galagher Gallagher O'Gallagher Gallaher Galt Galt Galt Gamble Gamble Gardner OGarvey MacGarvey Gawen. MacGee Magee MacGees Getty Gifford MacGilligan MacGillmores MacGladdery McGlinchey Glynn Glenn O'Gnives Gneeves Godbold Godfrey Godfrey McGonigle Gore Gorges OGormely O'Gormley OGowan MacGowans Graves Gregory Griffin MacGrory McCrory McGuigan McGuirk McGwyre

H:  Hackett O'Hagan OHaidith O'Hairnin Hamill Hamilton Hampston OHamson Hanford Hanger OHanvey Hardlye Hare Harkins Harkness OHaron OHaron Hassan Hathorne Hatton Haward OHeany O'Hegarty OHeggertye OHeirc O'Heitigein Hemphill Henry OHenry Henry McHenry OHenry McHenry McEniry OHeoghy Hepburn Herman Hervey Hill Hillmon Hobson Hoey Holly,Holley Houston Houston OHugh

I:  Irvine Irwin

J:  Irwin Jackson Johnston

K:  Kaine Kane Kane Keane O'Kane O'Keenan OKeevan McKeever OKeile Kelley Kellie Kelly O'Kelly OKelly OKelly OKellys McKelvey O'Kennedy McKenny O'Kenny Kenney McKibbons Kilner McKnogher McKnogher Knox Kyle

L:  OLabheadha OLachnain Lance Lane Lane Latham McLaughlin Laughlin MacLaughlin McLaughlin McLaughlin McLaughlin Lawson Lenox Leslie OLethlobhea OLogue O'Looney McLoughlin MacLoughlin OLoughnin Love OLuingsigh Luke

M:  OMachoiden Mackey Mackey O'Madden OMadigan Magennis Magomerie Major Major Mallen McManus Marshall Martin OMathghamhna Maxwell Miller Milligan Mines McMonagle Moncreife Montgomery Moor Moore Moore Moore Moore OMoran More Morison Mulholland Mulholland OMulholland Mullan OMullan OMullan OMullan OMullan Mullan Mullen Mullen Muller OMullfoyle Murray

N:  McNamee Neale McNeale ONeil ONeill O'Neill McNeill Nelson O'Neny O'Nena Nicholl Norman

O:  Ogilby Ogilby Orr Osborne Osborne

P:  Paton MacPeake Phillips Pitt Pitt Plunkett

Q:  OQuig O'Quigley OQuigley O'Quinn

R:  Rankin Rea Reade Reid Reinold Reiues (Reives?) O'Riordan Reardon Rodgers Rodgers Rodman MacRorys Ross Rowley Rowley Rowly Rowth Rust

S:  Sambroke Scott Scott O'Scully MacShane Sherrard O'Shiel Sheilds Sinclair St. Clair Skipton Smith Smith Smith Smith Smithe Smyth Smythe Spaight Spring Springham Squire Staple Staple Steele Stephens Stewart Stewart Symkins

T:  Thomkins Thompson Thomson Thomson Thornton O'Tierney Toner Torrens Truman Twadell

V:  McVicker

W:  Wall MacWards White White Whyte Wilkins Wilkins Williams Wilson Wilson Windsor

Y:  Young