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Origine of last name

CONWAY : 1: Irish: Anglicized form adopted for several different Irish names pronounced similarly such as Mac Conmidhe (see <a href="https://en.geneanet.org/surnames/McNamee">McNamee</a>) Ó Conbhuide ‘descendant of the Yellow Hound’ (see <a href="https://en.geneanet.org/surnames/Conboy">Conboy</a>) and Ó Connmhaigh or Mac Connmhaigh ‘descendant (or son) of Connmhach’ a personal name meaning ‘head smasher’ (see <a href="https://en.geneanet.org/surnames/Convey">Convey</a>).2: Welsh: habitational name from Conwy formerly Conway a fortified town on the coast of north Wales itself named for the river on which it stands. Some Welsh families of this name claim alliance with <a href="https://en.geneanet.org/surnames/Conyers">Conyers</a>.

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