Foley (surname)

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Foley is a surname which originated in Ireland, in the southeast Munster region. The name is derived from the original modern Irish Ó Foghlú and older Irish Ó Foghladha, meaning "plunderer". The Lord of the Decies (the Waterford area of Munster) was a title attributed to some early Foleys.

List of people surnamed Foley[edit]

The Barons Foley and family

Fictional characters[edit]

  • Justin Foley, a character in the novel and Netflix series 13 Reasons Why

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