Perhaps most outstanding person to bear name is renowned philanthropist Chuck Feeney. Shauna O’Halloran reports.
If you’re a Doherty, you could have a link to great sculptors or even Riverdance.
Quinn – You could be related to famous footballers, top businessmen, or Zorba Greek.
Members of O’Hara clan include archbishops, writers and movie stars. By Shauna O’Halloran. Variants: Ó hEaghra
Gallagher, a name steeped in musical tradition
O’Callaghan – Sports and broadcasting are strong factors among some of members of this clan. By Shauna O’Halloran.
Casey – A name with a rich tradition in arts, writes Shauna O’Halloran
If you’re of Reagan tribe, you have American Presidents and High Kings of Ireland in your background. By Shauna O’Halloran.
You can have royalty, politicians or playwrights in your blood if you’re an O’Neill, writes Shauna O’Halloran.
If you’re of Connolly clan, you could be a politician, a revolutionary or a comedian. says Shauna O’Halloran.