Name Origin
Name Origin

Discover your ancestors' surnames!

Discover the Shaughnessey

Explore the lives of your ancestors

Your name is all it takes to get started

Uncover your family tree

Ready to discover the Shaughnessey story?


Explore the lives of your ancestors

We'll help you connect with your ancestors and explore their lives

Uncover your family tree

Your name is all it takes to get started, and it's FREE!

Did you know?

What does the Shaughnessey surname reveal about your family history?

The earliest occurrence of the Shaughnessey surname in our family history documents is from 1748, and we currently have 4,633 records where Shaughnessey appears. Here are a few more facts to get you started…

Start building your Shaughnessey family story

Become one of the millions of users who are building their family tree with us. Create yours today for free.

Colour photo of a young Nurse and Soldier

Discover Shaughnessey records

Shaughnesseysin military records

Were your ancestors war heroes?

Shaughnesseysin census records

Where did your family live & what did they do?

Shaughnesseysin convict records

Did your family have a brush with the law?

Shaughnesseysin parish records

Where were your family born, married, and buried?