Matthews, Mathews - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

Padraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh
1923

Matthews, Mathews—These two names in Co. Louth and adjoining parts are the anglicised forms of the Mac Mahons of Orghiall (in Gaelic Mac Mathghamhna).

Alphabetical Index of Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

See also Woulfe’s Irish Names and Surnames
and O'Hart's Irish Pedigrees