Hourigan


    Maps

  • Hourigan in 1659.

  • Hourigan births mapped 1864-1913

  • Hourigan 1901 census map

  • Hourigan 1911 census map

  • Hourigan Roman Catholic baptisms new!


Parishes where Hourigan 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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Cavan:5Clare:14Cork:18Cork city:5
Galway:3Kerry:2Kildare:1Kilkenny:2
Limerick:46Limerick city:7Longford:4Louth:1
Offaly:1Tipperary:68Waterford:9Westmeath:1

Surname Dictionary

Horahan Very rare: Carlow. See Hourihan etc.
Horigan fairly rare: Limerick. See Horgan.
Houraghan Very rare: scattered. See Hourihan.
Hourican fairly rare: Longford, S Down. Ir. Ó h-Anragáin. See also Hourigan & Hourihan.
Hourigan fairly numerous: Munster, S Leinster. Ir. Ó h-Anragáin, a corruption of Ó h-Anradháin, according to Woulfe. Septs: Clare, Laois, W Meath, W Cork. There was also a W Cork name, Ó h-Odhragáin, to contribute to the confusion.
Hourihane fairly numerous: Almost all in Cork. Ir. Ó h-Anradháin. Woulfe gives anradh as warrior, champion. See also Hourigan. SGG.
Ó h-Annragáin Hourigan: cuíosach líonmhar: Tuathmhumhain & rl. Is cosúil gur claochlú ar Ó h-Anradháin atá annso arís. Ach luann de Bhulbh Ó h-Odhragáin, q.v.
Ó h-Odhragáin Hourigan: bhí a leithéid i gCorca Laoidhe (iarthar Chorcaí) ach tá siad measctha le Ó h-Annragáin anois. SGG.

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