Shanahan births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Ó Seanacháin Shanahan: líonmhar: sa Mhumhain & Oir-dheisceart. Clann de chuid Dál gCais a díbríodh ag an Brianaigh i 1318 agus a scaipeadh ar fud na Mumhan. Bíonn Shannon orthu go minic ina dtír dúchais, an Clár. Fréamh: seanach, sean, críona.
Shanaghan Very rare: Castlederg (Tyrone). See Shanahan.
Shanahan numerous: Munster and South East etc. Ir. Ó Seanacháin, dimin. of sean, an elder. They were a sept of Thomond, dispersed in 14 cent. Often changed to Shannon, q.v.
 

Districts where Shanahan and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Shanahan: 3255
  • Shanaghan: 74
  • Shannahan: 339
  • Shinahane: 1
  • Shanehan: 4
  • Shanahane: 1
  • Shanahin: 1
  • Shanihan: 32
  • Shannaghan: 5
  • Shannihan: 5
  • Shanohan: 9
  • Shanhan: 3
  • Shannehan: 3
  • Shinahan: 5
  • Sanraghan: 2
  • Shenahan: 2

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