Gannon



Parishes where Gannon 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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Armagh:1Cavan:21Clare:2Cork:2
Derry:1Donegal:1Down:4Dublin:8
Dublin city:11Galway:100Kildare:22Kilkenny:18
Laois:15Leitrim:36Longford:19Louth:2
Mayo:99Meath:31Offaly:5Roscommon:87
Sligo:34Tipperary:10Waterford:1Westmeath:38
Wexford:6Wicklow:1

Surname Dictionary

Gannon numerous: Connacht, Midlands etc. Ir. Mag Fhionnáin, fionn - fair. A family of Mayo. The name appears as Ó Geanáin in the spoken language. SI & IF.
MacGanon Very rare: Coleraine (Derry). Ir. Mag Fhionnáin. Diminutive of first name Fionn (fair). Earlier associated with Mayo.
Mag Fhionnáin Gannon: líonmhar: Connachta & Lár na Tíre. Bhí clanna díobh in Iorras (Maigh Eo) agus i Ros Comáin-Liatroim. Ó Geanáin i gcaint na ndaoine. SGG.

Variants in Griffith's
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Gannan: 2
Ganning: 4
Gannion: 7
Gannon: 575
McGannon: 9
Megannon: 2

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Ganan
Ganin
Gannen
Gannin
Ganon
Gennon
Gonnon
MacGannon
MacGanon
Mag Fhionnain
Magannon


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