County Galway (Irish: Gaillimh) is on the west coast of Ireland. It is in the Irish province of Connacht. The city of Galway is the county's capital. County Galway contains several Gaeltacht areas where the Irish language is still spoken.
Surnames found in Galway include: Bermingham, Burke, Connelley, Donnellan, Donnelly, Joyce, Kelly, Lynch, Madden, Martyn, O'Flaherty, O'Halloran, O'Shaughnessey, Tierney, Ward, Welby.
Major towns include:
- Ballinasloe, Ballynahinch
- Galway City, Gort
- Oranmore, Oughterard
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