Cahalan births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Cahalane fairly numerous: W Cork, W Kerry, N Tipperary, Laois (Cahalan) and some in Connacht. Ir. Ó Cathaláin, dim. of Cathal (strong in battle). The name of two septs, one of Limerick, the other of Oriel. In Limerick the name usually occurs as Culhane and in Ulster as Callan. MIF & SGG.
Cohalan rare: Cork. Ir. Ó Cathaláin, i.e. a synonym of Cahalane, q.v.
Culhane numerous: mainly Limerick. Ir. Ó Cathaláin. From the personal name Cathal. A number of synonyms occur: Cahalan, Cohalan, Cahillane. The sept originated in Limerick.MIF.
Ó Cathaláin Cahalane, Culhane (Luimneach), Cohalan (Corcaigh): líon beag: Iarthar Chorcaí, Luimneach, Ciarraí, Connachta. Ón ainm pearsanta Cathal, "neart sa chath". Bhí clann díobh in Uaithne (oirthear Luimnigh) agus ceann eile i Ros Comáin.
 

Districts where Cahalan and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Cohalan: 14
  • Cahalane: 363
  • Culhane: 808
  • Cahalan: 278
  • Cahillane: 241
  • Cahilan: 1
  • Cahelin: 3
  • Cahilin: 1
  • Cahaline: 1
  • Coholan: 8
  • Cahalin: 69
  • Cahallan: 1
  • Cahallane: 61
  • Caholan: 2
  • Caholane: 2
  • Cohalane: 17
  • Cohelane: 3
  • Coholane: 29
  • Cohelan: 2
  • Cahelane: 8
  • Cahilane: 88
  • Culhan: 3
  • Cullhane: 6
  • Colhown: 11
  • Cohillane: 7
  • Cahelen: 7
  • Cohalin: 7
  • Cahallin: 3

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