Kegan


    Maps

  • Kegan in 1659.

  • Kegan births mapped 1864-1913

  • Kegan 1901 census map

  • Kegan 1911 census map

  • Kegan Roman Catholic baptisms new!


Parishes where Kegan 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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Cork:1Laois:2

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
MacEgane
MacKeegan
Mc Egan
McGheegan
McKeagan
McKeghan
McKeigan
McKeighan
McKiggan
McKiggin
O Caogain


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