Galigan


No Galigan households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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No Galigan households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Galligan: numerous: Cavan, Midlands. Ir. ó Gealagáin (geal, bright, white). A sept of Uí Fiachrach, Sligo, who moved to Cavan where the name also became White. There is some confusion with Gilligan, q.v. MIF.
Ó Gealagáin: Galligan: líonmhar: Cabhán agus Lár na Tíre. Clann de chuid Uí Fiachrach as Sligeach; táid measctha le Ó Giollagáin anois. Deineadh White (geal) díobh, leis.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Gallaghan 8
Galligan 240


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Gealagáin
Galaghan
Galiagan
Galigan
Gallagan
Gallagin


SECOND SURNAME


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