McGahan


McGahan households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland


Householders by county in (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

MacGahan numerous: Monaghan-Armagh-Tyrone etc. Ir. Mag Eacháin from first name Eachán, dimin. of Eochaidh. The name was associated with Oriel. SI.
MacGaughan Very rare: Belfast etc. Ir. Mag Eacháin. See Mac Gahan.
Mag Eacháin Mac Gahan,-on: líon beag: Ard Mhacha, Tír Eoghain, Muineachán, Lú. Clann a bhain le Oirghialla i gcónaí. Díspeagadh ar Eachaidh an t-ainm seo, is cosúil.
Mag Gathan Gahan: luaite ag de Bhulbh mar chlaochlú ar Mac Gaoithín.
Megaughan rare: Antrim. Ir. Mag Eacháin. See Mac Gahan.

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