Brohane


No Brohane households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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No Brohane households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Banks: fairly numerous: Antrim, Dublin etc. Scottish. Also Ir. Ó Bruacháin - see Brohan. SI.
Brohan: fairly rare: Cork, Clare etc. Ir. Ó Bruacháin. Ó Dónaill gives bruachán as "stout low-sized person". Pseudo-translation has given Banks, a widespread name, most of whom have originated in Bruachán. MIF & SGG.
Brohoon: rare: Dublin. Ir. Mac an Bhreitheamhan. A synonym of Breheny and Abraham, q.v.
Broughan: fairly rare: Dublin & scattered. Ir. Ó Bruacháin. See Brohan.
Ó Bruacháin: Brohan, Banks: cuíosach annamh: Corcaigh, an Clár & rl. Bruachán = duine beag téagartha. Dream a bhí suite in Uíbh Fhailí tráth. Tugadh Banks ortha i gConnachta, uaireannta. MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Banks 113
Brahan 15
Brohan 20
Brougham 15
Broughan 13


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Bruacháin
Brohane
Brohen
Brohoon


SECOND SURNAME


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