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Dermody Early Origins



The surname Dermody was first found in Galway (Irish: Gaillimh) part of the province of Connacht, located on the west coast of the Island, where they held a family seat as hereditary Judges to the O'Connor's and O'Loghlins. Irish history was greatly influenced by the Norman invasion of 1172, and thereafter, the surnames of Irish Gaelic clanns and septs and many of the Norman families became almost indistinguishable. This family name was found later in Cavan and Westmeath and became a widely scattered name.

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Dermody Spelling Variations


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Dermody Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Dermody, Darmody, O'Dermody, O'Darmody and others.

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Dermody Early History


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Dermody Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Dermody research. Another 238 words (17 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Dermody History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Dermody Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Dermody Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Dermody Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Dermody Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Murtagh Dermody, who was sent to America in 1742

Dermody Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • William Dermody, who arrived in Maryland in 1833 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • James Dermody, who was on record in New York city in 1841
  • Darby E. Dermody, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1860

Dermody Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Peter Dermody, who was on record in Montreal in 1824

Dermody Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Anne Dermody, aged 23, a domestic servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1855 aboard the ship "Grand Trianon"
  • Margaret Dermody, aged 21, a domestic servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1855 aboard the ship "Grand Trianon"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Dermody (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Dermody (post 1700)



  • Frank Dermody (b. 1951), American politician, Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from the 33rd district (1991)
  • Joseph "Joe" Dermody, Irish-American gangster from Cambridge, Massachusetts, and father of gangster and would-be assassin Ronald Dermody
  • William J. Dermody, American politician, Mayor of Opa-locka, Florida, 1951-52 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Joseph Dermody, American politician, Representative from New York 5th District, 1938; American Labor Candidate for New York State Senate 6th District, 1942 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • James Dermody, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1944 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Frank Dermody, American Democrat politician, Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 2012 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Eugene T. Dermody, American Republican politician, Candidate for Wisconsin State Senate 11th District, 1954, 1958; Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1956 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Doug Dermody, American Democrat politician, Chair of Madison County Democratic Party, 2003 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Debra H. Dermody, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1996 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Dorothy "Tommy" Dermody (1909-2012), Irish fencer at the 1948 Summer Olympics
  • ... (Another 4 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Leyburn, James Graham. The Scotch-Irish A Social History. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0807842591).
  2. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  3. Johnson, Daniel F. Irish Emigration to New England Through the Port of Saint John, New Brunswick Canada 1841-1849. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield, 1996. Print.
  4. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  5. MacLysaght, Edward. The Surnames of Ireland 3rd Edition. Dublin: Irish Academic, 1978. Print. (ISBN 0-7165-2278-0).
  6. Hickey, D.J. and J.E. Doherty. A New Dictionary of Irish History form 1800 2nd Edition. Dublin: Gil & MacMillian, 2003. Print.
  7. MacLysaght, Edward. Mores Irish Familes. Dublin: Irish Academic, 1982. Print. (ISBN 0-7165-0126-0).
  8. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
  9. Heraldic Scroll and Map of Family names and Origins of Ireland. Dublin: Mullins. Print.
  10. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
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The Dermody Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Dermody Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 11 August 2017 at 10:26.

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