Coleman


    Maps

  • Coleman in 1659.
  • Coleman births mapped 1864-1913
  • Coleman 1901 census map
  • Coleman 1911 census map
  • Coleman Roman Catholic baptisms

The surname


Parishes where Coleman and a second surname are found together

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Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

Coleman Very numerous: Dublin, Cork, Ulster, Mayo-Sligo etc. Ir. Ó Colmáin. From personal name Colm, a dove. A sept of the Uí Fiachrach in Sligo with, no doubt a number other origins, e.g. the Colemans of Scotland and N England are said to derive from it. However, in Cork, the name stands for Ó Clúmháin, which also appears as Clifford.
Colman Quite numerous: Dublin, Belfast etc. Ir. Ó Colmáin. See Coleman.
Colmán Coleman: líon beag: scaipthe. Seo sloinne Sasanach atá measctha le clanna Gaelacha (Ó Colmáin & rl.). Sliocht dúchasach formhór muintir Coleman, ceaptar.
Ó Colmáin rare: Dublin etc. Ir.Lang. See Coleman.
Ó Colmáin Coleman, Colman: an-líonmhar tríd an dtír. Craobh d'Uí Fiachrach i Sligeach. Bhí an t-ainm Colmán (colúr beag) an-choitianta. Féach Ó Clúmháin, leis.IF.

Variants in Griffith's
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