Delaney Family History

Meaning of surname: Delaney

Delaney is an Irish surname derived from the Gaelic Ó Dubhsláine, Dubh meaning black and Slaine for the River Slaine (Slaney). DeLaney is also of Norman origin. There is a branch of Dulaneys in the United States who trace back to a Thomas Delany. Thomas's son, Daniel, claimed to have been descended from Dr. Gideon Delaune, a Huguenot physician and theologian and founder of the Apothecaries' Hall. Hence, there are multiple discussions among genealogical circles as to the origin of Delaney since it can be anglicized Gaelic or anglicized French.

We found 674,872 Genealogy and Family History Records for Delaney in our Newspaper Archive.

Details for Delaney surname:

649,554 Digital Copies of Newspapers
9,982 Pictures of Obituaries
2,680 Government Documents
17 Historical Books
12,639 Social Security Death Records

Delaney Surname

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