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Markey Family History

Markey Name Meaning
Irish (Monaghan): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Marcaigh ‘descendant of Marcach’, a byname meaning ‘horseman’, ‘knight’, from marc ‘horse’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

174,696 Historical Documents with Markey on Ancestry
51,932 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
6,840 Military Records
7,855 Immigration Records
42,804 Census and Voter Lists
65,265 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Markey Families

  • Number of Markey families
     60 - 117
     21 - 59
     1 - 20
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Markey families
     18 - 33
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Markey census records

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Markey Family Origin

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Markey Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Markey Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Markey census records

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Military Service by Markey

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