Roohan households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Rohan fairly rare: Munster and South East, especially Kerry and Clare. Ir. Ó Robhacháin, from robhach, crafty. In Ulster, it is Ó Ruadhacháin, dimin. of ruadh, red-haired. MIF.
Roughan Quite numerous: Clare etc. Ir. Ó Robhacháin, dimin. from robhach, crafty. See Rohan.


  • Roohan in 1659.
  • Roohan births mapped 1864-1913
  • Roohan 1901 census map
  • Roohan 1911 census map
  • Roohan Roman Catholic baptisms

Parishes where Roohan and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
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Non-Griffith's Variants

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