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Origin, popularity and meaning of the name FOLLEY

Origin

Folley : 1: English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of several places called La Folie in France of which there are examples in Aisne Eure-et-Loir and Calvados.2: Irish: variant of Foley 1.

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Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Oxford Dictionary if Family Names in Britain and Ireland, ©2016, University of the West of England

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