Croghan



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Croghan 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Antrim 1 Armagh 2
Belfast city 1 Clare 8
Cork city 1 Dublin 3
Dublin city 2 Fermanagh 1
Galway 5 Longford 1
Louth 1 Mayo 3
Meath 1 Roscommon 51
Sligo 2 Tipperary 2
Westmeath 10    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Craughan: rare: Meath. The Irish is possibly Ó Creacháin, though this is of Mayo origin.
Croghan: fairly rare: E Connacht, Cork etc. Ir. Mac Conchruachan. "hound of Cruachan" - the royal seat of Connacht. Also as Crown(e) and Croan (Down). MIF.
Croughan: Very rare: E Galway. See Croghan.
Mac Conchruachan: Croghan, Crowne: cuíosach annamh: Ros Comáin & rl. Is cosúil gur ón sean-láthair ríoga i gConnachta an t-ainm seo.MIF.
Mac Criomhthainn: Mac Crohan: annamh: Ciarraí-Luimneach. Clann de chuid Uí Shúileabháin i gCorca Dhuibhne agus Uíbh Ráthach. Níl an réimhír "Ó" ceart de réir staire. Ciallaíonn criomhthann: sionnach. Ar aon chuma, cuimhneófar ar Thomás Ó Criomhthainn (1856-1937), "An t-Oileánach", fhad 's a bheidh Gaeil beo in Éirinn.MIF.
MacCrohan: Quite numerous: Kerry-Limerick etc. Ir. Mac Criomhthainn. From an early first name meaning "fox". A curious anomaly is the name of the Blasket Island writer Tomás Ó Criomhthainn. See also Croghan.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Conrahan 2
Croghan 95
Crohan 19
Croughan 3
McCrehin 2
McCroghan 3
McCrohan 30
McCrohane 3


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Craughan
Croaghan
Crochan
Croghen
Croghon
Crohen
Crohin
Crohon
Crowghan
Mac Conchruachan
Mac Criomhthainn
MacCrohan
Mc Crochan
Mc Croghan
Mc Crohan
Mc Crohen
Mc Crohin
Mc Crohon
Mc Cruhan
Mc Cruhin


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