Murcan


    Maps

  • Murcan in 1659.

  • Murcan Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 3
  • Full surname history

Parishes where Murcan 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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Armagh:2

Surname Dictionary

Morgan Very numerous: all areas, especially Belfast-Down-Armagh-Monaghan-Cavan-Louth. Ir. Ó Muireagáin, dimin. of muire, a lord. It is also a prominent Welsh name, accounting for many of the Irish Morgans. SI.
Murchan fairly rare: Armagh-Louth, Donegal etc. Ir. Ó Murcháin, dimin. of Murchadh (sea-warrior). Woulfe found septs in Offaly and Galway.
Ó Muireagáin (1) Merrigan (2) Morgan: tá (1) cuíosach líonmhar i gCill Mhantáin agus sa Oirdheisceart; tá (2) an-líonmhar: an Dún-Ard Mhacha-Cabhán-Muineachán. Bhí an chlann i dTeithbhe (Lár na Tíre) roimh an Ionradh nuair a scaipeadh iad. Táid measctha leis an sloinne Breatnach Morgan atá líonmhar in Ulaidh. SI.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Morgan: 1236
Murcan: 2
Murchan: 2
Murgan: 13
Murkin: 3

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Margan
Maurgan
Moragan
Morcaun
Morcawn
Morgen
Morghan
Morgin
Morgon
Morigan
Morighan
Morrigan
Murkian
Myrgen
O Morgan
O Muireagain


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