Ireland

Smalley / Smiley

The name Smalley in Ireland is often of immigrant origin having been brought into Ulster Province by settlers from England, especially during the seventeenth century. The native Gaelic O'Smollain Sept who usually anglicized their name as Smollen may also have used Small as well as Smalley.


Origin: Norman.

Spelling variations include: Smale, Smail, Smalley, Smaley, Smiley and others.