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Callaghan households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Antrim 12 Armagh 85
Belfast city 3 Carlow 5
Cavan 45 Clare 66
Cork 989 Cork city 119
Derry 19 Donegal 129
Down 20 Dublin 52
Dublin city 23 Fermanagh 27
Galway 30 Kerry 167
Kildare 16 Kilkenny 33
Laois 12 Leitrim 14
Limerick 119 Limerick city 5
Longford 11 Louth 60
Mayo 101 Meath 73
Monaghan 50 Offaly 9
Roscommon 55 Sligo 51
Tipperary 88 Tyrone 19
Waterford 59 Westmeath 12
Wexford 10 Wicklow 14

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Callaghan: Very numerous: Dublin, N Leinster, Ulster, Connacht. However, O'Callaghan is more numerous still, particularly in Munster & Dublin. Originally a Cork sept and still well represented in W Cork. Ir. Ó Ceallacháin, from ceallach, recluse, hermit, or alternatively, it is an older name meaning "bright-headed". IF & GPN.
O'Callaghan: Very numerous: all areas, especially Munster. Ir. Ó Ceallacháin, dimin. of first name Ceallach "bright-head". A major sept of N Cork. IF & GPN.
Ó Ceallacháin: Callaghan: an-líonmhar sa tír, i gCorcaigh go speisialta. Clann a ruaigeadh ag na Normannaigh agus a chuir fúthu i nDúiche Ealla in iar-thuaisceart Chorcaí, áit as a ruaigeadh iad arís ag Cromail. Mar sin féin, táid ann fós. Brí: díspeagadh ar Ceallach, ainm pearsanta a chiallaíonn "ceann geal". Bhí clann eile i Maigh Eo.SGG.
Ó Ceallacháin: fairly rare: Cork etc. Ir.Lang. see O'Callaghan.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Callaghane 3
Calaghan 12
Calligan 16
Gallahan 2
O'Callaghan 204
Calahan 5
Callagan 3
Callaghan 2602
Callahan 36


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Callacháin
Ó Cealacháin
Ó Ceallacháin
Ó Ceallachain
Ó Ceallaghain
Ó Ceileacháin
Ó Cheallacháin
Cadahan
Calachan
Calagan
Calaghin
Calaghon
Calahane
Calahin
Calahine
Calaughan
Calaughen
Calaughon
Caleghan
Calehan
Calehen
Calghan
Calhan
Calhane
Caligan
Calihan
Calihane
Calihin
Callaghen
Callaghin
Callaghn
Callaghon
Callahain
Callahane
Callahen
Callahin
Callahon
Callaughan
Callaughane
Callaughn
Callaughon
Calleghan
Callehan
Callghan
Callighan
Callighin
Callihan
Callihane
Callihin
Calllahan
Callogan
Calloghan
Calloughon
Callyhan
Caloughan
Challahan
Challahin
Collaghan
Collahan
Colloghan
Galahan
Galaughan
Kalaghan
Kalihane
Kallaghan
Kallahan
Kellaghen
O' callaghan
O'Calaghan
O'Calahan
O'Callahan
O'Kalahan


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