Gahan


    Maps

  • Gahan in 1659.

  • Gahan births mapped 1864-1913

  • Gahan 1901 census map

  • Gahan 1911 census map

  • Gahan Roman Catholic baptisms new!

  • Websites

    Gahan
    Australia



Parishes where Gahan 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:1Carlow:23Cavan:1Cork:1
Down:2Dublin:11Dublin city:3Fermanagh:1
Galway:1Kerry:2Kildare:1Kilkenny:32
Laois:5Longford:1Meath:1Offaly:2
Sligo:2Tipperary:1Tyrone:2Waterford:4
Westmeath:2Wexford:36Wicklow:11

Surname Dictionary

Gahan numerous: Wexford etc. Ir. Ó Gaoithín (gaoth, wind). Chiefs of Síol Éalaigh (Shillelagh) in Wicklow. A group with the same name in N Connacht now appear as Guihen and Wynne. MIF & SGG.
Ó Gaoithín (1) Gahan, (2) Guihen: tá (1) líonmhar i Loch Garman; is líon beag (2) i gCiarraí, Ros Comáin & Liatroim. Deineadh Wynn díobh i gConnachta, leis. Bhí an chéad dream i gceannas i Síol Éalaigh, Cill Mhantáin. Fréamh: ón ainm Gaoth - féach Mac Gaoithe.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Gahan: 146
Gahen: 4

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Click on a name below for just its sources.

Gahin
Gahon
Gehinn
O Gaoithin
O'Gahan


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