Holligan



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Holligan 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Carlow 5 Dublin 2
Kildare 16 Longford 1
Offaly 4 Roscommon 4
Westmeath 1 Wicklow 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Halligan: numerous: Armagh, Midlands, South East, Connacht. Ir. Ó h-Ailleagáin, "handsome", perhaps. Historically a sept of Oriel (Armagh-Monaghan etc.). MIF.
Ó h-Ailleagáin: Halligan: líonmhar: Ard Mhacha, Lár na Tíre, Oir-Dheisceart, Connachta. Clann a bhain le Oirghialla. Brí: b'fhéidir, áille = scéimh. MIF & SGG.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Haligan 3
Hallagan 3
Halligan 213
Holligan 34


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó h-Ailleagáin
Halgan
Halgin
Halihan
Hallgan
Hallgin
Hellgen
Hellicane
Hologan


SECOND SURNAME


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