Shannon


Shannon 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 Seanáin Shannon: líonmhar: gach aird, ach freagraíonn Shannon do thrí shloinne Gaelach: bíonn Ó Seanacháin & Mac Giolla t-Seanáin i gceist, chomh maith. Bhí Ó Seanáin i gCeatharlach & Loch Garman i anallód. Ón ainm Seanán a bhí coitinn sa Chlár.
Shannon Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. Ir. (1) Ó Seanáin. (2) Mac Giolla t-Seanáin (Giltenan). (3) Ó Seanacháin (Shanahan). This is one of the "omnibus" names but it is mainly a variant of Shanahan, q.v. IF.

The surname


Parishes where Shannon 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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