Galligan



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GALLIGAN BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



Galligan 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).

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


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Cavan 189 Cork 2
Cork city 1 Leitrim 7
Limerick 23 Longford 4
Mayo 1 Meath 4
Tipperary 5 Tyrone 1
Westmeath 3    

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
Golligan


SECOND SURNAME


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