Regan


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    Regan




Parishes where Regan and a second surname are found together

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Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Antrim:3Armagh:2Belfast city:3Carlow:5
Clare:15Cork:717Cork city:27Derry:12
Donegal:1Down:5Dublin:16Dublin city:7
Fermanagh:2Galway:51Kerry:62Kildare:7
Kilkenny:3Laois:6Leitrim:32Limerick:89
Limerick city:4Longford:4Louth:3Mayo:121
Meath:18Offaly:8Roscommon:209Sligo:44
Tipperary:43Tyrone:8Waterford:33Westmeath:7
Wexford:9Wicklow:6

Surname Dictionary

Ó Réagáin Regan: fuaimniú Muimhneach ar Ó Riagáin, q.v.
Ó Riagáin rare: Dublin etc. Ir.Lang. See O'Regan.
Ó Riagáin (O')Regan: an-líonmhar - i gCorcaigh ach go h-áirithe. Ó thaobh staire de, bhí trí chlann: an ceann sa Mhí, scaipeadh aimsir an Ionraidh í ach d'fhan cuid acu i Laois. Clann eile i dTuathmhumhain a shíolraigh ó Riagán, nia le Brian Bóroimhe. Bhí an triú dream i gCairbre, iarthar Chorcaí, mar bhain siad leis na Carthaigh. Réagán an fuaimniú sa Mhumhain agus is mar sin, is dócha, a fuair Ronald Reagan, Uachtarán SAM, a shloinne. Fréamh: díspeagadh ar "rí". SGG & IF.
O'Reagan Very rare: Kilfinnane (Limerick). Ir. Ó Riagáin. See O'Regan.
O'Regan Very numerous: mainly Cork. Ir. Ó Riagáin (perhaps dimin. of , a king). A sept of Meath and one of the "Tribes of Tara", who were dispersed at the Invasion. There were other septs in Thomond and Cork. The pronounciation in Munster is Réagán, which would account for the name of President Ronald Reagan of USA. IF & SGG.
Reagan Very rare: scattered. Ir. Ó Riagáin. See O'Reagan.
Regan numerous: all areas, especially Roscommon-Sligo-Mayo. Ir. Ó Riagáin, dimin. of , a king. There were septs in Meath, Clare and Cork. Those of Meath were dispersed at the Invasion and some settled in Laois. See also O'Regan. IF.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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O'Regan: 56
Reagan: 13
Reegan: 5
Regan: 1582

Non-Griffith's Variants

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O Reagain
O Reagane
O regan
O Regane
O Riagain
O'Reagan
Ragan
Ragin
Ragon
Reagane
Reaghan
Reagin
Reagon
Regain
Regane
Regen
Regon
Reygan
Rigan
Rygan


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