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  • Catherine Maxey (1841 - d.)
  • Davis Healy (1807 - 1863)
  • Dolly Healy (1767 - 1843)
  • Grace Healy (1634 - 1660)
    Info to investigate to sort out relationships; Are there actually two Graces, leading to confusion? Possibilities: Grace, daughter of Nicholas Buttry, and Grace, daughter of Miles Ives who married Will...
  • Hannah Young (1705 - 1790)

About the Healy surname

The Healy Clans

When Irish people began to anglicise their names, two separate clans adopted the English surname of "Healy". There was the Ó hÉilidhe clan from Connaught and the Ó hÉalaighthe clan from Munster

  • Ó hÉilidhe clan from County Sligo and rest of Connaught
  • Ó hÉalaighthe clan County Cork, Kerry

Many different spellings of the surname exist including Haly, Haley, Haily, Healey, Hely, O'Healey, O'Haly and many more