Gahan



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GAHAN BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913


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Gahan 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).

Gahan 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 Carlow 23
Cavan 1 Cork 1
Down 2 Dublin 11
Dublin city 3 Fermanagh 1
Galway 1 Kerry 2
Kildare 1 Kilkenny 32
Laois 5 Longford 1
Meath 1 Offaly 2
Sligo 2 Tipperary 1
Tyrone 2 Waterford 4
Westmeath 2 Wexford 36
Wicklow 11    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Gahan: numerous: Wexford etc. Ir. Ó Gaoithín (gaoth, wind). Chiefs of Síol Éalaigh (Shillelagh) in Wicklow. A group with the same name in N Connacht now appear as Guihen and Wynne. MIF & SGG.
Ó Gaoithín: (1) Gahan, (2) Guihen: tá (1) líonmhar i Loch Garman; is líon beag (2) i gCiarraí, Ros Comáin & Liatroim. Deineadh Wynn díobh i gConnachta, leis. Bhí an chéad dream i gceannas i Síol Éalaigh, Cill Mhantáin. Fréamh: ón ainm Gaoth - féach Mac Gaoithe.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Gahan 146
Gahen 4


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Gaoithín
Gahin
Gahon
O'Gahan


SECOND SURNAME


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