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The Irish surname Rooney originates from the Gaelic surname "O' Ruanaidh" which translates to the "descendants of the champion".

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I live in Minnesota and would like to learn more about our ancestors in Ireland as I would love to visit Ireland.  Is there still a Rooney Pub in Ireland? 





teresa dean

I am trying to find my biological father's family line in Ireland I know he was born in the early 1910s I know he immigrated to New York City from Ireland I know he was much older than my mother and that she was his second wife he lost his first wife and child to a sickness in New York City


Rooney from ireland who married Lye from Bath England


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