Grattan


All variants of Grattan

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

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Armagh:2Belfast city:6Cavan:1Cork city:1
Derry:1Down:6Dublin:5Dublin city:8
Galway:1Kildare:14Kilkenny:1Laois:5
Leitrim:1Longford:1Meath:1Monaghan:2
Offaly:12Roscommon:1Tipperary:2Westmeath:3
Wicklow:7

Surname Dictionary

Grattan Quite numerous: Down etc. Ir. Mag Reachtain. Woulfe says this is a corruption of Mac Neachtain, which is Scottish. MacGrattan, being also found in Down, would seem to confirm this. However, the Grattans of Dublin (of whom Henry Grattan, the statesman) were a noted family in 17 cent, and bear an English toponymic. SI, IF & DBS.
MacGrattan Quite numerous: Down, Dublin etc. Ir. Mag Reachtain, a variant of Mac Neachtain. See Mac Cracken & Grattan .
Mag Reachtain Grattan: líon beag: an Dún & rl. Ar aon dul le Mac Reachtain. Dream éagsúil is ea muintir Grattan sa deisceart. Bhain Henry Grattan (1746-1820), státaire, leis an gclann sa. Tá Gratton le fáil i Sasana.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Grattan: 81
McGrattan: 36

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Gratan
Graten
Grathan
Graton
Gratten
Gratton
Grettan
MacGrattan
MacGratten
MacGratton
Mag Reachtain
McGraton
McGratten
McGratton


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