O'Shea (surname)
O'Shea /oʊˈʃeɪ/ is a surname (an anglicized form of the Irish patronymic name Ó Séaghdha or Ó Sé), originating in the Kingdom of Corcu Duibne in County Kerry, and could refer to:
- Alicia O'Shea Petersen (1862-1923), Australian suffragist
- Brian O'Shea (politician) (born 1944), Irish politician
- Brian O'Shea (boxer), American boxer
- Clarrie O'Shea (1906-1988), Australian labor union secretary
- Franc O'Shea, Swazi musician
- James O'Shea and John O'Shea, Victorian stone carvers associated with John Ruskin.
- Jack O'Shea All-Ireland winning Gaelic footballer from County Kerry.
- Jack O'Shea's An award winning Irish butcher.
- Jay O'Shea (born 1988), Irish footballer currently playing for Birmingham City.
- John O'Shea (born 1981), Irish International footballer currently playing for Sunderland.
- John O'Shea (1920-2001), New Zealand film director.
- John O'Shea (born 1944), Irish founder of GOAL, international humanitarian organization based in Ireland.
- John Augustus O'Shea (1839–1905), Irish soldier, journalist, and writer.
- Katherine O'Shea (1846-1921), English wife of Irish politician, Charles Stewart Parnell.
- Kelvin O'Shea (born 1933), Australian rugby league footballer
- Mark O'Shea (born 1956), English herpetologist
- Michael O'Shea (Canadian football) (born 1970), Canadian football player
- Milo O'Shea (1926-2013), Irish actor
- Natalia O'Shea (born 1976), Russian linguist and musician
- Rick O'Shea (born 1973), Irish radio DJ
- Steve O'Shea, New Zealand is marine biologist and environmentalist
- Tessie O'Shea (1913-1995), Welsh entertainer and actress
- Timothy O'Shea (born 1949), vice-chancellor and principal of the University of Edinburgh
- Tony O'Shea (born 1961), English darts player
- William O'Shea (1840-1905), Irish soldier and Member of Parliament
Much less commonly, O'Shea might be used as a first name:
- O'Shea Jackson (born 1969), the rapper commonly known as Ice Cube

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O'shea Name Meaning & O'shea Family…
O'shea Family History O'shea Name Meaning Irish (County Kerry): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Séaghdha ‘descendant of Séaghdha’, a byname meaning ‘fine’ or ...
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O'Shea Surname | O'Shea, Shea, Shay yDNA…
Home. Welcome to the O’Shea Surname Blog. It is a great time to order a yDNA kit and join the O’Shea yDNA Project. The O’Shea (also Shea) surname is found ...
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O'shea Surname History - House of Names
Jun 5, 2013 ... View the O'shea history. Discover the O'shea family history for the Irish Origin. What is the origin of the name O'shea.
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O'Shea - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
O'Shea is a surname (an anglicized form of the Irish patronymic name Ó Séaghdha), originating in the Kingdom of Corcu Duibne in County Kerry, and could ...
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Family Tree DNA - O'Shea Y-DNA Surname Project
Welcome to the O'Shea yDNA Surname Project! It is generally accepted that the O'Shea surname started in County Kerry, Ireland about a thousand years ago.
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Surname Database: O'Shea Last Name Origin
Last name meaning O'Shea: This name, with variant spellings O'Shee, Shea and Shee, is an Anglicized form of the Old Gaelic 'O'Seaghdha'. The Gaelic pre ...
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O Shea : the surname O Shea - sofeminine
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Clan History | O'Shea Surname
O'Shea, Shea, Shay yDNA and Family History blog.
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Shea Family | Finding My Irish
The Shea family name is derived from the O'Shea clan in one of these relatively smaller clans for which the identity of the ancestor is not widely known.
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O'shea name meaning - She Knows
In Irish the meaning of the name O'shea is: Surname. SoulUrge Number: 3. People with this name have a deep inner desire to create and express themselves, ...
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O'Shea Family Crest and Name History - House of Names
Jun 5, 2013 ... View the O'Shea family crest and last name history. Reveal the ... O'Shea (b. 1949), vice-chancellor and principal of the University of Edinburgh.
O'shea Surname History - House of Names
Jun 5, 2013 ... The original Gaelic form of the name O'shea is O Seaghdha, which is ... university music educator; Corporal Thomas E. O'Shea (1895-1918), ...
Patrick O'shea profiles | LinkedIn
O'Shea speaks nationally on the topics of contact center sales and customer service. He earned his Bachelor's degree from the University of Arizona, a Masters ...
O'shea Name Meaning & O'shea Family History at Ancestry.com
O'shea Family History. O'shea Name Meaning: Irish (County Kerry): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Séaghdha 'descendant of Séaghdha', a byname meaning 'fine' ...
Conor O'Shea - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Full name, Conor Michael Patrick O'Shea ... in 1996 from the United States Sports Academy, known around the world as America's Sports University. His father ...
Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha - The Computer Laboratory - University of ...
University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory ... "Ó Séaghdha" is my surname; it is pronounced the same as "O'Shea", which is its anglicised form. Despite what ...
The Principal's Office - University of Edinburgh
Feb 13, 2013 ... Timothy O'Shea, Principal of the University. Professor Sir Timothy O'Shea BSc ( Sussex), PhD (Leeds), DUniv (Heriot-Watt), DUniv (Strathclyde), ...
Deirdre O'Shea | University of Limerick - Academia.edu
... and Universities. Searching... Deirdre O'Shea Change Photo .... University of Limerick, Kemmy Business School, Faculty Member. Follow Deirdre. Work and ...
Amie O'Shea | La Trobe University - Academia.edu
Searching... Amie O'Shea Change Photo ... Amie O'Shea · La Trobe University, Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, Graduate Studentedit.
Sarah O' Shea | University of Wollongong | Papers - Academia.edu
Publication Name: Journal of Vocational Education & … Research Interests: ... Nomads in diaspora space: exploring women's identity work in the University more.
Books on the term O'Shea (surname)
Special Report on Surnames in Ireland: Together with Varieties and ...
Special Report on Surnames in Ireland: Together with Varieties and ...
Robert E. Matheson, 1909
O'Scully. Early. meath. O'Mulrenin, Mayo, Roscom0' Scurry, Galway. mon. O' Sexton, Tipperary. O'Mulrooney, Fermanagh, GalO'Shanahan, Tipperary. way. O' Shaughnessy, . . Clare, Galway. Name. County Name. County. O'Shea, Corn:, Kerry ...
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Geoffrey Johnson, 1999
More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA
Family Names of the Island of Newfoundland
Family Names of the Island of Newfoundland
E. Seary, William Kirwin, Sheila M. P. Lynch, 1998
SHEA, a surname of England, (O)SHEA of Ireland; in England a variant of SHAVE. SHAW; in Ireland (O)Shea, O Seaghdha, IT. seaghdha - hawklike, stately . (MacLysaght). Traced by MacLysaght primarily in Co. Kerry, later in Cos. Kilkenny ...
The topographical poems of John O'Dubhagain and Giolla na naomh ...
The topographical poems of John O'Dubhagain and Giolla na naomh ...
John O'Donovan, Gilla na naomh O'Huidhrin, Seán O'Dubhagáin, 1862
CTSeanchain, of UiRonghaile, 126 ; O'Sha- nahan.lxxxi (731). O'Shanahan.O' Seancftm'n.lxxxi (728,731). O'Shaughnessy, O'Seachnasaigh, origin of surname, Int. 10 ; of Cinel Aedha, xliii (333); of southern Hy Fiachrach, xxxiii (228). O'Shea  ...
The Topographical Poems of John O'Dubhagain and Giolla-na-naomh ...
The Topographical Poems of John O'Dubhagain and Giolla-na-naomh ...
John O'Dubhagain, 1862
O'Seayha, of Corca Duibhne, 108 ; O'Shea, lxviii (595). , of Ui Rathach, 108; O'Shea, lxix (509). CTSeanchain, of Ui Bonghaile ... O'Shaughnessy, O' Seachnamigh, origin of surname, Int. 10; of Cinel Aedha, xliii (333); of southern Hy Fiachrach ...
DNA and Family History: How Genetic Testing Can Advance Your ...
DNA and Family History: How Genetic Testing Can Advance Your ...
Chris Pomery, 2004
The O'Shea project covers this surname and other related kinship groups including the surnames O'Connell and O'Falvey. The name O'Shea traces back to an eighth-century ancestor. About 400 years later a branch migrated away from its ...
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O'Shea (surname)
Hi, where can I find out my last name origin? OShea?
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O'Shea's name added to honour roll | The Advocate
SOUTH Australian cyclist Glen O'Shea finally has his name on the honour roll of one of the major wheels.
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Duke Energy Volunteer Allan “Allen” O’Shea’s problem with the truth | Arcadia Wind Study Group
protecting and preserving Arcadia, Pleasanton, Joyfield, Blaine and the entire region of northwestern lower Michigan
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Playing the Name Game–Again « Patti O'Shea
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Patti O'Shea
Author of paranormal action romance books
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Elon softball looks to fill void left by pitcher O’Shea in the circle | The Pendulum
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O SHEA : SHEEHAN : Genealogy Query
Genealogy query detail for surnames O SHEA : SHEEHAN
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Irish Roots Cafe » O’Shea Clan; Burkes Peerage; Ennis; Farrel; Clare
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New website & rebrand | Chris O'Shea
Today I am pleased to launch my new website & identity rebrand. This is just the start. There are many exciting things about to happen & a shift in focus
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