Traits of the Irish 'Tribes' : Families of Co. Galway


Other 'Tribes'

To the names of the 14 tribes of Galway Town, may also be added the old and respectable families of Barrett, Bermingham, Burke, Butler, Crean, Fallon, Lambert, Nolan, Port, Quin and Tully. They are given by Hardiman as in alliance with the other noted 'tribes of Galway Town' over time.

The older Irish families should be noted as well. They were not the tribes of Galway town, but of Galway County. The O'Flahertys: O'Hallorans; Dalys; O'Kellys; O'Maddens; O'Naughtons; O'Fallons; O'Mullalys; O'Hynes, and others will be noted in the pages of The Families of County Galway, Ireland.

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