Kirwan


    Maps

  • Kirwan in 1659.

  • Kirwan births mapped 1864-1913

  • Kirwan 1901 census map

  • Kirwan 1911 census map

  • Kirwan Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 5
  • Websites

    Kirwan
    Galway and Maryland



Parishes where Kirwan 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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Belfast city:5Carlow:22Cavan:3Cork:3
Down:1Dublin:32Dublin city:27Fermanagh:2
Galway:83Kildare:25Kilkenny:55Laois:34
Leitrim:4Limerick:2Limerick city:1Longford:3
Louth:34Mayo:11Meath:7Monaghan:5
Offaly:19Roscommon:9Tipperary:82Waterford:84
Westmeath:3Wexford:83Wicklow:47

Surname Dictionary

Kirwan numerous: all areas except Ulster, especially the South East, Louth. The Irish is Ó Ciardhubháin, ciar-dhubh = jet black. An erenagh family of Louth and later one of the "Tribes of Galway". IF & SGG.
O Ciardhubháin rare: Ir.Lang. See Kirwan.
Ó Ciardubháin Kirwan: an-líonmhar: go príomha i ndeisceart Laighean & Port Lairge. Airchinnigh i Lú ar dtús iad, ach is mar cheann de "Threabhanna na Gaillimhe" is mó atá trácht orthu. Ciar-dubh = fíor-dubh. Litriú nua: Ó Ciarubháin.IF.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Curwen: 2
Curwin: 3
Kerwin: 7
Kirwan: 686
Kirwin: 28

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Carwin
Corwin
Corwyne
Currwin
Keirwan
Kerryn
Kerwyn
Kiewan
O Ceardhubhain
O Ciardhuain
O Ciardhuain
O Ciardhubhain
O Ciardhubhain
O Ciardubhain
Rirwan


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