Groghan



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Groghan households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Roscommon 2 Westmeath 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Grogan: numerous: all areas except Cork. Ir. Ó Gruagáin, perhaps from gruagach, a champion. They were erenaghs in Elphin (Roscommon), now greatly dispersed. The form Groogan occurs in Ulster. MIF & SGG.
Grugan: rare: Tyrone. See Grogan.
Ó Gruagáin: Grogan: líonmhar tríd an dtír. Bhí an chlann bhunaidh ina n-airchinnigh in Ail Finn ach scaipeadh iad go luath (sa 15 céad, is cosúil). Tá Groogan agus Grugan i nDoire - clann faoi leith, déarfainn. Fréamh: grúg = fearg, ceaptar. MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Grogan 438
Groghan 3
Groogan 8


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Gruagáin
Greogon
Groegan
Grogen
Groggin
Grogin
Grougan
Grugan


SECOND SURNAME


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