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Gordon
Kilgarriff, Fairymount (Tibohine), Co. Roscommon




No Gurdon households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Gordon: Very numerous: all provinces, mainly E Ulster. Ir. de Górdún. This well-known Scottish name first appeared in 12 cent on the Border as "de Gordun". They came to Ireland in the plantation of the 17 cent. The name is an anglicisation of Mag Mhuirneacháin & Mórbhoirneach in Connacht, which may account for its presence there. SGG.
Mag Mhuirneacháin: Gordon: líonmhar: Connachta-Tír Chonaill. "Mag Guarnacháin" i gcaint na ndaoine i Maigh Eo. Féach Mórbhóirneach, leis. Ní léir cén bhaint atá acu lena chéile.
de Gordún: Gordon: an-líonmhar: oirthear Uladh ach go h-áirithe. Dream mór Albanach a tháinig go Cúige Uladh sa 17 céad. Tugadh an sloinne ar Mag Muirneacháin i Maigh Eo.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Gordan 50
Gorden 4
Gordon 862


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Goarden
Gordúin
Gordin
Gording
Goredon
Gorton
Gourden
Gurden
Gurdon
Mag Mhuirneacháin
de Gordún


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