Barnacle



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Barnacle households in mid-19th century Ireland

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Barnacle households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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Galway 11 Mayo 5

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Barnicle: fairly rare: Mayo etc. Ir. Ó Cadhain, of which it is a curious translation, as cadhan is a barnacle goose. However, the name derives from an early first name. GPN.
Ó Cadhain: Coyne, Kyne, Barnicle: cuíosach líonmhar i nGailimh & rl. Clann de chuid Uí Fiachrach i gConnacht: Partraí a ndúiche. Is ionann cadhan agus gé ghiúrainn - as sin an galldú aisteach Barnicle. Máirtín Ó Cadhain (1905-70), scríbhneoir, an duine b'iomráití díobh. IF & SGG.
Ó Cadhain: rare: Galway etc. Ir.Lang. See Coyne.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Barnacle 16
Barnical 3
Barnicle 4


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SURNAME
Ó Cadhain


SECOND SURNAME


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