Keegan


    Maps

  • Keegan in 1659.

  • Keegan births mapped 1864-1913

  • Keegan 1901 census map

  • Keegan 1911 census map

  • Keegan Roman Catholic baptisms new!


Parishes where Keegan 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:2Armagh:10Belfast city:7Carlow:27
Cavan:13Clare:2Cork city:1Derry:1
Donegal:3Down:1Dublin:42Dublin city:36
Galway:19Kildare:58Kilkenny:5Laois:59
Leitrim:85Longford:47Louth:22Mayo:9
Meath:78Monaghan:6Offaly:30Roscommon:36
Sligo:10Tipperary:2Waterford:1Westmeath:140
Wexford:39Wicklow:36

Surname Dictionary

Keegan Very numerous: Leinster & Connacht with moderate numbers in Ulster. See also Egan. The Irish is Mac Aodhagáin (dimin. of Aodh, fire). Ó Caogáin in spoken language.
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.
Ó Caogáin Keegan: líonmhar: Laighin & Connachta. Is truailliú é seo ar Mac Aodhagáin, q.v.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Keagan: 6
Keegan: 827
Kegan: 3
Keggan: 3

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Ceegan
Kagan
Keagane
Keagon
Keegin
Keggans
Kegin
Keigan
Keiggan
Keygin
Mac Aodhagain
MacKeegan
McGheegan
O Caogain


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