Hi there, My maiden name is Durney. I was born Mary Geraldine Durney in Dublin, Ireland, on the 8th September 1953. I married into the McCormack family from Swords in County Dublin in March 1975. I have two brothers; David Durney and Kieron Durney, and two sisters Deirdre Durney and Niamh Durney, now Monks..I feel this is an unusual surname, not many of us around! My father was David Durney, died last year at the age of 84. HIS father before him was also David, died before I was born; he married twice; his first wife died in childbirth having delivered a son, Patrick Durney. He married Elizabeth Hoare, his second wife, and my father's mother, and they lived in Francis Street in Dublin.My father's siblings ; Mary, (only living sister)Thomas, (Deceased)William(Deceased)Michael - alive and well and still working at the age of 80!and Joseph, youngest brother , now retired and also hale and hearty. Just on the net this morning looking for someone esle and found your site. Hi all you Durneys out there!