Gribbin births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Gribben numerous: Ulster. Ir. Ó Gribín, possibly from griobaí, a gap-toothed person. The name has long been asociated with Armagh-Down. MIF.
MacGribben Very rare: Belfast. Ir. Mag Roibín (SGA). Also possibly a corruption of Ó Gribín, i.e. Gribben, q.v.MIF.
Mag Roibín Gribbin: ach féach Ó Gribín, leis.
Ó Gribín Gribben: líonmhar i gCúige Uladh mar a raibh cónaí orthu in Ard Mhacha agus an Dún. Fréamh, b'fhéidir, griobaí, duine mantach. Féach Mag Roibín (Mac Gribben).
 

Districts where Gribbin and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Gribben: 817
  • Gribbin: 460
  • Gribbon: 220
  • Gribban: 1
  • Gribbins: 9
  • Gribbons: 4
  • McGribben: 1
  • McRibbin: 2

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