: It is sometimes possible for names to predominate
: and for townlannds to be named after them. However
: it is not that common. The name Finnerty is most
: commonly found in Galway although there are many
: Finnertys to be found in Roscommon. There are some
: in the Castlerea(gh) are, possibly in Kilcorkey/Frenchpark
: parish. In the Griffiths Valuation the name is
: spelled Feenaghty.
Do you have any information you could share on the history of the Barony of Costello? My ancesters were decendants of Gilbert MacCostello.
Thanks, Priscilla Johnson
: Do you have any further information on your branch?
: Best wishes