Gargan Catholic baptisms in Ireland

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Surname Dictionary

Gargan fairly numerous: Midlands etc. Ir. Ó Geargáin, gearg = fierce. Originally of Breifne and also occurring as Mac Geargáin.
Mac Geargáin Garrigan: líon beag: an Mhí. Ar aon dul le Ó Geargáin.
Ó Geargáin Gargan: cuíosach líonmhar: Lár na Tíre. Sloinne a bhí bunaithe i mBreifne. Brí: gearg = laoch, gaiscíoch, ar bonn meafarach.

Parishes where Gargan and a second surname are both baptised.


RC parishes and households

This list shows total Gargan Roman Catholic baptisms by county and parish.
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Variants and totals

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