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Shealy Name Meaning

Irish (County Clare): reduced form of O’Shealy, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Sealbhaigh ‘descendant of Sealbhach’, a byname from the adjective sealbhach ‘having possessions’, ‘wealthy’.

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


Similar surnames: Healy, Sheedy, Sheehy, Quealy, Sherry, Shely, Shead, Shealey, Dealy

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Shealy Family Origin

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Shealy Family Occupations

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  • Iron Moulder

    100%

In 1881, the most common Shealy occupation in the UK was Iron Moulder. 100% of Shealy's were Iron Moulders.

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Shealy Historical Records

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Shealy Life Expectancy

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