Creevan



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Creevan 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).

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


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Cork 1 Dublin 2
Leitrim 1 Louth 1
Meath 2    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Craven: fairly numerous: Down, Louth-Monaghan, Offaly-Galway-Tipperary. Ir. Mac Crabháin in the north; Ó Crabháin in the south. Perhaps from crábhadh, piety. The sept were of Uí Maine (Galway). The English toponymic is thought to be rare in Ireland. SI.
Creavin: Quite numerous: Galway. Ir. Ó Crabháin. See Craven.
Mac Crábháin: Craven: cuíosach líonmhar: an Dún, Oirghialla, Uíbh Fhailí, Tiobraid Árann. Ach ba cheart Ó Crábháin a bheith orthu sa deisceart. Bhí an dream sa lonnaithe in Uí Maine (Gaillimh). Préamh: crábhadh nó cráifeacht. Tá na leagain Creaven,-in ann, leis.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Cravan 3
Craven 118
Creavan 4
Creaven 4
Creevan 7
Crevan 5


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Craiven
Crauen
Cravane
Cravin
Cravon
Creavin
Creavon
Creven
Crevin
Crivon
Mac Crábháin


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