Behon births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Beahan rare: Dublin. Ir. Ó Beacháin. See Behan.
Behan numerous: Leinster & Kerry etc. Ir. Ó Beacháin, perhaps beach = bee. A literary sept of Laois/Offaly, some of whom moved to Kerry in the last two hundred years.MIF.
Ó Beacháin Behan, Beegan: líonmhar: Laighin & Ciarraí. Clann léannta i Laois/Uíbh Fhailí gur aistrigh cuid acu go Ciarraí. Tá Beegan i Luimneach & Beagan in Ulaidh. An bhrí: beach bheag, ainm a tabharfaí do leanbh, ach féach Ó Beagáin, leis.
 

Districts where Behon and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Behan: 2103
  • Beahan: 260
  • Beaghan: 1
  • Behane: 115
  • Behen: 95
  • Beehan: 41
  • Beachan: 1
  • Behon: 3
  • Beahon: 1
  • Beighan: 5
  • Behin: 2
  • Beahen: 9
  • Bahen: 3
  • Bahon: 3

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