The name Garvey in Ireland is derived from either the O'Gairbhith or the MacGairbhith native Gaelic Septs who were located in Counties Armagh and Donegal respectively. The O'Gairbhiths were a branch of the O'Hanlons of the same area. Garvan and Garvin are variants of this name which can also be derived from the County Kerry based O'Garbhain Sept.

Origen: Irlandés. Today's Irish surnames are underpinned by a multitude of rich histories. The name Garvey originally appeared in Gaelic as O Gairbhin, derived from the word garbh, which means rough. First found in county Tyrone, where they held a family seat from very ancient times.

Variantes: Garvin, Garvey, Garwin, Garvine, Garven, Garvan, Garvy, Garvie, Garwen y otros.


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