Gowran Catholic baptisms in Ireland

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Surname Dictionary

Gowran fairly rare: Midlands. See Govern. Also, according to Woulfe, there was Ó Gabhráin who were a sept of the Uí Maine of Galway. IF & SGG.
MacGauran Quite numerous: Cavan-Leitrim-Sligo-Longford etc. Ir. Mag Shamhráin, samhradh, summer. Meaning, perhaps, a "summery" person. A sept of Breifne (Cavan-Leitrim). See also Mac Govern.
MacGouran rare: Belfast-Down, Dublin. Ir. Mag Shamhráin. See Mac Gauran.
MacGowran Very rare: Dublin. See Mac Govern.
Magouran Very rare: Down. Variant of Mac Govern, q.v.
Megoran rare: Down. Variant of Mac Gorrian, q.v.

Parishes where Gowran and a second surname are both baptised.


RC parishes and households

This list shows total Gowran Roman Catholic baptisms by county and parish.
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