Cartan households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

Householders by county in (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

Carton fairly numerous: Dublin, N E Ulster, Midlands. MacLysaght states that this is an English toponymic, sometimes used for MacCartan, Ir. Mac Artáin. SI.
Mac Airteáin féach Mac Artáin. SGG.
Mac Artáin rare: Louth. Ir. Lang. See Mac Cartan.
Mac Artáin Mac Cartan, Carton etc.: líonmhar, C.Uladh, an Dún go sonrach. Clann a bhí suite annsin anallód. D'aistrigh cuid acu go Corcaigh gur deineadh Mac Curtáin díobh. IF.
Mac Cartáin Mac Cartan: féach Mac Artáin.
MacCartan numerous: Ulster generally, Louth, Galway etc. Ir. Mac Artáin, dimin. of first name Art. A sept of Down. See also Mac Cartin. IF.
MacCartin rare: Leitrim etc. Variant of Mac Carton, q.v.


  • Cartan in 1659.
  • Cartan births mapped 1864-1913
  • Cartan 1901 census map
  • Cartan 1911 census map
  • Cartan Roman Catholic baptisms
  • Cartan Roman Catholic marriages NEW!

Parishes where Cartan and a second surname are found together


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