Grannan



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Grannan 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).

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


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Offaly 1 Roscommon 2
Waterford 4 Wexford 2

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Grennan: fairly numerous: Offaly, Wexford, Mayo. Ir. Ó Grianáin, grian, sun, was a feminine name in Irish legend. However, the name is of Norman origin in Leinster. MIF.
Grennon: rare: Dublin. See Grennan.
Ó Grianáin: Greenan, Grennan: cuíosach líonmhar: an Dún, Muineachán, Cabhán: líon beag: Maigh Eo, mar a raibh siad sean-bhunaithe. Is cosúil gur clann eile a bhí in Ulaidh. Tá an log-ainm Ballygrennan coitinn i Luimneach ach is Baile Uí Dhroighneáin atá ann. Bhí ainm baineann, Grian, ann sa luath-aois - b'fhéidir go bhfuil baint éigin leis.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Grannan 9
Grenan 8
Grenane 2
Grennan 186
Grennon 12
Grinan 6
Grinnan 6
McGrennan 3


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Grianáin
Granan
Grannin
Grannon
Grennane
Grinon
Gronnan


SECOND SURNAME


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