Cashen



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Cashon
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Cassion
(archived)




Cashen households in mid-19th century Ireland

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See below for a parish-by-parish breakdown of household numbers in each county (paying).

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


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Carlow 2 Clare 2
Cork 2 Cork city 1
Dublin city 1 Galway 1
Kildare 10 Kilkenny 79
Laois 34 Leitrim 4
Limerick 1 Longford 1
Offaly 14 Tipperary 38
Tyrone 1 Waterford 10
Wexford 4 Wicklow 3

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Cashin: Quite numerous: Laois, Tipperary, Kilkenny etc. Ir. Mac Caisín. Originally a family of hereditary physicians in Laois, the anglicised versions vary and there seems to be confusion with Ó Caisín which relates to Munster. See also Cassin. MIF.
Mac Caisín: Cashin: cuíosach líonmhar: Laois, Tiobraid Árann, Cill Chainnigh. Clann leighis in Osraí ab'ea iad. Brí: díspeagadh ar an ainm Cas a chiallaíonn catach nóaoibhinn. Deineadh Ó Caisín díobh uaireannta sa Mhumhain.MIF.
MacCashin: fairly rare: Down, Dublin etc. Ir. Mac Caisín, from first name Cas, curly. This name was associated with a medical family of Ossory but was also in Antrim.
Ó Caisín: Cashin, Cassin, Cassion. Féach Mac Caisín.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Casheen 18
Cashen 208
Cashin 83
McCashen 6
McCashin 3
McCashion 4


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Caisín
Cashan
Cashein
Casheon
Cashon
Cashun
Casshen
Cassion
Mac Caisín
MacCashin
McArtáin


SECOND SURNAME


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