Connors / Family History
The names Connors, Conner and
O'Connor are among the ten most
frequently found names in Ireland
with the name deriving from at least
six Gaelic Septs with a number
The O'Conchobhair Septs were located
in Kerry, Cork, Offaly, Clare and
Roscommon. Descendants with this
name can be found in every County in
Ireland but mainly in Cork and Kerry.
A Sept is an ancient Clan-like collective describing a group of persons whose immediate ancestors bore a common surname and inhabited the same territory.