Early Origins of the Kilfoy family
Offaly (Irish: Uíbh Fháilí) originally the Kingdom of Uí Failghe, located in central Ireland in the Province of Leinster, where they held a family seat from very ancient times.
Early History of the Kilfoy family
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Kilfoy Spelling Variations
Ireland during the Middle Ages was rarely consistent. This inconsistency was due to the scribes and church officials' attempts to record orally defined names in writing. The common practice of recording names as they sounded resulted in spelling variations such as Gilfoyle, MacGilfoyle, MacIlfoyle, Guilfoyle and many more.
Early Notables of the Kilfoy family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Kilfoy family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Kilfoy Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
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