personal name "Eachaidh," meaning a "horseman."
Early Origins of the Hughy family
Tipperary (Irish: Thiobraid Árann), established in the 13th century in South-central Ireland, in the province of Munster, where they held a family seat from ancient times at Ballymackeogh, and were descended from the MacKeoghs who in turn were descended from their eponymous ancestor Eochaidh O'Kelly one of the ancient Kings of Ui Maine.
Early History of the Hughy family
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Hughy Spelling Variations
spelling variations of the surname Hughy that are preserved in archival documents are Hoey, O'Hoey, Hoy, Hue, Kehoe, Keogh, MacKeogh and many more.
Early Notables of the Hughy family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hughy family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Hughy Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
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