Maran


Maran households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland


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Surname Dictionary

Marren Quite numerous: Sligo-Mayo etc. Ir. O Mearáin, mear, lively. Apparently separate from the sept in Monaghan. See Marron.MIF.
Marron numerous: Monaghan-Down-Antrim, Louth-Meath etc. Ir. Ó Mearáin, mear, lively. A sept of Monaghan. See also Marren. SI.
Ó Mearáin (1) Marron (2) Marren: (1) líonmhar in Oirghialla, Aontroim & an Dún. Bhí siad i Muineachán & Aontroim sa 17 céad. (2) líon beag: Sligeach-Maigh Eo. B'fhéidir gur dream difriúil na daoine i gConnachta ach níl aon tuairisc orthu. Brí: mear = tapaidh.

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