Egan


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  • Egan in 1659.

  • Egan births mapped 1864-1913

  • Egan 1901 census map

  • Egan 1911 census map

  • Egan Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname



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  • Full surname history
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    Egan


    Egan
    Kilkenny/Australia

    Egan
    Woodford, Co. Galway

    Egan




Parishes where Egan and a second surname are found together

Surname:



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

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Antrim:4Armagh:1Belfast city:4Carlow:5
Cavan:8Clare:112Cork:74Cork city:23
Derry:6Donegal:2Down:7Dublin:16
Dublin city:37Fermanagh:2Galway:220Kerry:87
Kildare:17Kilkenny:132Laois:51Leitrim:28
Limerick:74Limerick city:17Longford:58Louth:5
Mayo:133Meath:11Offaly:275Roscommon:212
Sligo:34Tipperary:312Tyrone:5Waterford:35
Westmeath:44Wexford:31Wicklow:4

Surname Dictionary

Egan v numerous: Connacht, Midlands, N Munster. Ir. Mac Aodhagáin, mod. Mac Aogáin. Some were a brehon family attached to O'Connor of Offaly. Also as Keegan. The name is a diminutive of Aodh, fire. IF,MIF & SGG.
Mac Aodhagáin rare: scattered. Ir. Lang. See Egan.
MacKeegan Quite numerous: Derry-Antrim. Ir. Mac Aodhagáin, from dimin. of Aodh, "fire". Known as a brehon (lawyer) family attached to various septs. See Keegan. SGG.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Eagan: 46
Eagen: 2
Egan: 2086
Eighan: 14
McEagan: 2
McEgan: 15

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Agan
Eagin
Eagon
Eegan
Egane
Egen
Egon
Eighen
Mac Aodhagain
MacEgan
MacEgane
MacKeegan
Mc Egan
McKeagan
McKeghan
McKeigan
McKeighan
McKiggan
McKiggin


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