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Molloy Name Meaning

shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maolmhuaidh ‘descendant of Maolmhuadh’, a personal name composed of the elements maol ‘chieftain’ + muadh ‘noble’, ‘grand’, ‘big’. shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maol Aodha ‘descendant of the devotee of Aodh’ (see McCoy). reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maol Mhaodhóg ‘descendant of the devotee of (Saint) Maodhóg’. Compare Logue. variant of Mulvihill and Slowey.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Mulroy, Mellon, Milloy, Malley, Nolley, Rollo, Mello, Molla, Collopy

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Molloy Family Origin

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Molloy Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Painter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Molloy family was Painter. The most common Molloy occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Molloy's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Molloy.

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Molloy Life Expectancy

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