Do you have an Irish surname question? Well, you’ve come to the right place.
This is the part of the YourIrishHeritage Blog where I (Mike) will attempt to answer all your Irish surname questions – or at least steer you in the right direction.All you need to do is to write out your question in the comments section at the end of this page – and I’ll get back with an answer as soon as I can. And the nice thing is that lots of answers will gather up here over time for other people to see.
You may also be interested in reading the following posts. They aim to give you a better understanding of Irish surnames and what you need to know when you are tracing your Irish Ancestors – or when you just want to discover more about their world:
- Our Favourite Online Resources – A list of our favourite (free) online resources. These are the resources I use all the time when I answer your questions.
- The Origins of your Irish Surname – This is a biggie, but if you read this post, it will clear up many of the misconceptions about Irish surnames you may come across on ancestry sites.
And now for the questions – have a look through some of the questions and answers below – or ask one of your own! Mike.