Dean



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Dean 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).

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


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Antrim 5 Armagh 1
Belfast city 2 Carlow 2
Cavan 1 Cork 3
Derry 1 Donegal 1
Dublin 1 Dublin city 2
Galway 1 Kerry 5
Kildare 3 Longford 1
Mayo 18 Offaly 2
Roscommon 3 Tipperary 1
Tyrone 1 Waterford 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Dean: numerous: Belfast, Dublin, Cork and all areas. It corresponds to a number of names: Norman le Den, one of the "Tribes of Galway"; Ó Déaghain in Tipperary; Mac an Déaghain in Donegal. The latter derive from déaghan, dean (ecclesiastical).MIF.
Deen: Very rare: Limerick. See Dean(e).
Mac an Déagáin: Deane: I dTír Conaill is mó bhí siad agus gaolmhar leis na Domhnallaigh & na Gallchobharaigh. Tháinig an comh-ainm Sasanach, Deakin, Deacon go h-Éirinn sa 17 céad.
Ó Deaghain: Deane: tá an sloinne gallda líonmhar ar fud na tíre ach baineann an ceann dúchasach le Tiobraid Árann. Brí: is dócha, an téarma eaglasta déaghan (Laidin: decanus). Uaireannta fágadh an "g" gan séimhiú: féach Mac an Déagáin.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Dean 55
Deane 278
Deen 25
Deene 2
O'Dean 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Deaghain
Deann
Mac an Déagáin
Mac an Déagánaigh


SECOND SURNAME


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