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Hanway Early Origins



The surname Hanway was first found in Louth and Armagh where they held a family seat from ancient times.The name Hanway is derived from the Gaelic " hAnrachtaigh."

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Hanway Spelling Variations


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Hanway Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Hanraghty, Hanratty, Hanfy, Hanify, Hanvey, Hanfey, Kenraghty, Kenratty, O'Hanraghty, O'Hanratty, O'Hanfey and many more.

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Hanway Early History


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Hanway Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hanway research. Another 235 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1019, 1161, 1107 and 1172 are included under the topic Early Hanway History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Hanway Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Hanway Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 20 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hanway 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:

Hanway Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Hugh Hanway, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1831

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Contemporary Notables of the name Hanway (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Hanway (post 1700)



  • Thomas Hanway, American politician, Postmaster at Halls Cross Roads, Maryland, 1844-47
  • T. Littleton Hanway, American Democrat politician, Postmaster at Aberdeen, Maryland, 1885-90
  • James H. Hanway, American Republican politician, Mayor of Fairmont, West Virginia, 1951-55
  • Earl Hanway, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming, 1952

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Hanway Historic Events


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Hanway Historic Events




Halifax Explosion

  • Mr. Laurie N. Hanway (1891-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who survived the Halifax Explosion on 6th December 1917 but later died due to injuries

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Hanway Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. 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).
    2. Kennedy, Patrick. Kennedy's Book of Arms. Canterbury: Achievements, 1967. Print.
    3. Leyburn, James Graham. The Scotch-Irish A Social History. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0807842591).
    4. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    5. MacLysaght, Edward. Mores Irish Familes. Dublin: Irish Academic, 1982. Print. (ISBN 0-7165-0126-0).
    6. 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).
    7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    9. Vicars, Sir Arthur. Index to the Prerogative Wills of Ireland 1536-1810. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    10. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
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    The Hanway Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hanway 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 January 2017 at 14:19.

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