Branigan heads of household in the 1911 census

Click on the red marker on the map below for a link to the full 1911 census entry.

For background on how the map was made (and its flaws), see the relevant blog entry.

Surname Dictionary

Branagan numerous: Down, Armagh, Louth, Meath & South East. Ir. Ó Branagáin. Dimin. of Bran, (raven). A sept of Cineál Eoghain in Oriel where they still flourish. A branch migrated to Galway, where they may appear as Brangan. MIF.
Brangan rare: Connacht etc. Ir. Ó Branagáin. See Branagan.
Ó Branagáin Brannigan: an-líonmhar: Ulaidh & Laighin. Clann de Chinéal Eoghain i nDoire. Cosúil leis na sloinnte eile ag tosú le "bran", tá sé préimhithe san ainm pearsanta Bran .i. fiach dubh (an t-éan).

DEDs where Branigan and a second surname are found together


Counties, DEDs and households

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