Roughan


Roughan households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland


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

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Surname Dictionary

Ó Robhacháin Rohan, Roughan: cuíosach annamh: Ciarraí-an Clár & rl. Deir de Bhulbh go raibh an sloinne seo nasctha le mainistir Shóird (Áth Cliath) agus mainistir na Leasa Móire ach is sa Chlár a bhí siad ón 16 céad. Brí: robhach = cliste. Féach Ó Ruadhacháin. Litriú nua: Ó Ruacháin.
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.

    Maps

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

Parishes where Roughan and a second surname are found together

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Variants in Griffith's
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Non-Griffith's Variants

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