Garvan



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Garvan 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).

Garvan 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 5 Armagh 8
Belfast city 1 Cavan 1
Cork 7 Derry 13
Donegal 6 Down 6
Fermanagh 1 Galway 6
Kildare 1 Laois 1
Leitrim 1 Limerick 2
Limerick city 1 Mayo 11
Monaghan 3 Offaly 3
Roscommon 4 Sligo 2
Tipperary 7 Tyrone 6
Waterford 1 Westmeath 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Garavan: Quite numerous: Mayo-Galway etc. See Garvin.
Garvan: fairly rare: Cork. Ir. Ó Garbháin, (garbh, rough). A sept related to the Moriartys of Kerry, now much confused with Garvey. IF & SGG.
Garvin: Quite numerous: Mayo, Derry etc. Ir. Ó Gairbhín. A sept of the Southern Uí Néill who left Meath for Mayo under pressure from the Normans. IF & SGG.
Ó Gairbhín: Garvin: líon beag: Maigh Eo, Doire. Dream a ruaigeadh as an Mhí san Ionradh agus a shocraigh i Maigh Eo. IF.
Ó Garbháin: Garvan: cuíosach annamh: Corcaigh. Clann a bhí gaolmhar le Ó Muircheartaigh i gCiarraí. Bhí an t-ainm Garbhán coitianta in anallód - b'fhéidir go raibh ciall níos deise ar "garbh" annsan.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Garavan 6
Garravan 7
Garvan 98
Garven 12
Garvin 40


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Gairbhín
Ó Garbháin
Garavin
Garuan
Garuin
Garvine


SECOND SURNAME


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