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Conroy Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Conraoi ‘descendant of Cú Raoi’, a name meaning ‘hound of the plain’, which was stressed on the final syllable. Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Conaire ‘descendant of Conaire’, a byname meaning ‘keeper of the hound’ (an agent derivative of cú ‘hound’).

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


Similar surnames: Conway, Conran, Condon, Conaty, Mcinroy, Corboy, Convey, Connon

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Conroy Family Origin

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Conroy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Servant

    10%
  • Labourer

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1881, the most common Conroy occupation in Canada was Farmer. 20% of Conroy's were Farmers. Farmer, Servant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conroy. A less common occupation for the Conroy family was Laborer.

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Conroy Life Expectancy

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