The name Herlehy has undergone many variations in the time that has passed since its genesis. In Gaelic it appeared as O hUirthile.
from ancient times.
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Within archives, many different spelling variations
exist for the surname Herlehy. Ancient scribes and church officials recorded names as they were pronounced, often resulting in the name of the single person being recorded under several different spellings. Different spellings that were found include Herlihy, O'Herlihy, Herley, Herly, Hurley, O'Hurley, Murrily and many more.